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Eden, Robert John, third Baron Auckland (1799-1870), bishop of Bath and Wells

George Clement Boase and Mark Curthoys

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/8457

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Eden, Robert John, third Baron Auckland (1799-1870), bishop of Bath and Wells, third son of William Eden, first Baron Auckland (1744-1814), and his wife, Eleanor (1758-1818), youngest daughter of Sir Gilbert Elliot, third baronet, was born at Eden Farm, Beckenham, Kent, on 10 July 1799. He was sent to Eton ...

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