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Ellis, Welbore, first Baron Mendip (1713-1802), politician

Roland Thorne

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Ellis, Welbore, first Baron Mendip (1713-1802), politician, was born at Kildare, Ireland, on 15 December 1713, the sixth and youngest but only surviving son of Dr Welbore Ellis (1661/1662-1734), bishop of Kildare and from 1732 of Meath, and his wife, Diana Briscoe (d. 1739), the daughter of Sir John Briscoe ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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