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Wilmot, Sir John Eardley Eardley-, first baronet (1783-1847), politician and colonial administrator

Peter Chapman

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/52438

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Wilmot, Sir John Eardley Eardley-, first baronet (1783-1847), politician and colonial administrator, was born on 21 February 1783 in London, the only son of John Eardley Eardley-Wilmot MP (bap. 1749, d. 1815), and his first wife, Frances (1759-1838), the only daughter of Samuel Sainthill. His grandfather was Sir John Eardley ...

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