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Clerk, Sir George, of Penicuick, sixth baronet (1787-1867), politician

George Barker and Colin Matthew

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/5613
Clerk, Sir George, of Penicuick, sixth baronet (1787-1867), politician

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Clerk, Sir George, of Penicuick, sixth baronet (1787-1867), politician, was the elder son of James Clerk of the East India Company and his wife, Janet, daughter of George Irving of Newton, Lanarkshire, and grandson of Sir George Clerk Maxwell; he was born on 19 November 1787, and educated at the ...

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