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Soane, George (1789–1860), writer

Emma Plaskitt

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Soane, George (1789–1860), writer, was born in London on 28 November 1789 and baptized on 18 December at St Marylebone, St Marylebone Road. He was the younger son of Sir John Soane (1753–1837), architect, and Elizabeth Smith (1760–1815), niece of George Wyatt, city surveyor of paving. He was educated at home with his elder brother ...

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Subjects: Literature

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