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Elliot, Sir George (1784-1863), naval officer and politician

John Knox Laughton and Andrew D. Lambert

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/8657
Elliot, Sir George (1784-1863), naval officer and politician

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Elliot, Sir George (1784-1863), naval officer and politician, was the second son of Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound, first earl of Minto (1751-1814), and his wife, Anna Maria (1752-1829), daughter of Sir George Amyand, bt. He was born on 1 August 1784, the younger brother of Gilbert Elliot Kynynmound Gilbert Elliot ...

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