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Churchill, John Winston Spencer, seventh duke of Marlborough (1822-1883), politician

Roland Quinault

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/5403
Churchill, John Winston Spencer, seventh duke of Marlborough (1822-1883), politician

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Churchill, John Winston Spencer, seventh duke of Marlborough (1822-1883), politician, was born on 2 June 1822 at Garboldisham Hall, Norfolk, the eldest son of George Spencer Churchill, sixth duke of Marlborough (1793-1857), and his first wife, Lady Jane Stewart (d. 1844), daughter of George, eighth earl of Galloway. He had ...

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