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Duff, James, fourth Earl Fife (1776-1857), army officer in the Spanish service

Henry Morse Stephens and Charles Esdaile

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/8170
Duff, James, fourth Earl Fife (1776-1857), army officer in the Spanish service

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Duff, James, fourth Earl Fife (1776-1857), army officer in the Spanish service, elder son of the Hon. Alexander Duff (1731-1811), advocate (who succeeded his brother as third Earl Fife in 1809), and his wife, Mary, daughter of George Skene, was born at Aberdeen on 6 October 1776. His mother was ...

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