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Arthur, Sir George, first baronet

A. G. L. Shaw

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/707

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Arthur, Sir George, first baronet (1784–1854), colonial official, the youngest son of John Arthur of Plymouth, maltster, brewer, landowner, councillor, mayor, and 'gentleman', and of Catherine, daughter of Thomas Cornish, 'gentleman' of East Portlemouth, near Salcombe, was born in Plymouth on 21 June 1784. He was commissioned ensign in the ...

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Subjects: US Politics ; US Colonial and Revolutionary History ; Colonialism and Imperialism

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