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Elphinstone, Sir Howard Craufurd (1829–1890), army officer

R. H. Vetch

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/8745

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Elphinstone, Sir Howard Craufurd (1829–1890), army officer, fourth son of Captain Alexander Francis Elphinstone RN, a noble in Livonia, and his wife, Amelia Anne, daughter of A. Lobach of Cumenhoff, near Riga, was born on 12 December 1829 at Wattram in Livonia. His family were Scottish, and his great-grandfather, ...

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