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Parker, George, fourth earl of Macclesfield (1755-1842), courtier

Roland Thorne

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/64128
Parker, George, fourth earl of Macclesfield (1755-1842), courtier

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Parker, George, fourth earl of Macclesfield (1755-1842), courtier, was born on 24 February 1755, second child and eldest son of Thomas Parker, third earl of Macclesfield (1723-1795), politician, of Shirburn Castle, Oxfordshire, and his wife and cousin, Mary (1726-1812), daughter of Sir Thomas Heathcote, first baronet, of Hursley, Hampshire. Styled ...

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