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Denison, Edward (1840-1870), philanthropist

Robert Harrison and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Denison, Edward (1840-1870), philanthropist, born at the palace, Salisbury, Wiltshire, on 8 September 1840, was the son of Edward Denison (1801-1854), bishop of Salisbury, and his first wife, Louisa Mary (1812-1841), second daughter of Henry Ker Seymer of Hanford, Dorset. After some education at home Denison went to Eton College ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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