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Ferguson, Sir Ronald Craufurd (1773-1841), army officer and politician

Henry Morse Stephens and Stuart Kinross

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/9327
Ferguson, Sir Ronald Craufurd (1773-1841), army officer and politician

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Ferguson, Sir Ronald Craufurd (1773-1841), army officer and politician, was born in Edinburgh on 8 February 1773, the second son of William Ferguson of Raith, Fife, and Jane, second daughter of Ronald Craufurd of Restalrig, sister of Margaret, countess of Dumfries. Ferguson attended Edinburgh high school (1787-8). He entered the ...

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