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Tennyson, Hallam, second Baron Tennyson (1852-1928), biographer and governor-general of Australia

Suzanne Rickard

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/57219

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Tennyson, Hallam, second Baron Tennyson (1852-1928), biographer and governor-general of Australia, was born on 11 August 1852 at Twickenham, Middlesex, eldest son of the poet laureate, Alfred Tennyson, first Baron Tennyson (1809-1892), and his wife, Emily Sarah, née Sellwood (1813-1896). The Tennysons were a close family and, as boys, Hallam ...

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