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Gower, Sir George Granville Leveson- (1858-1951), autobiographer, politician, and private secretary

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/58252
Gower, Sir George Granville Leveson- (1858-1951), autobiographer, politician, and private secretary

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Gower, Sir George Granville Leveson- (1858-1951), autobiographer, politician, and private secretary, was born in London on 19 May 1858, the only child of (Edward) Frederick Leveson-Gower (1819-1907) and his wife, Lady Margaret Mary Frances Elizabeth, née Compton. Granville George Leveson-Gower, second Earl Granville, the foreign secretary and colleague of W. ...

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