Reference Entry

Byng, John, first earl of Strafford

H. M. Stephens

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Byng, John, first earl of Strafford (1772–1860), army officer, was born in Hill Street, Berkeley Square, London, the third son of the three sons and two daughters of George Byng (1735–1789) of Wrotham Park, Middlesex, and his wife, Anne, daughter of the Rt Hon. William Conolly...

Reference Entry.  1136 words. 

Subjects: Military History ; Land Forces and Warfare

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