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Harrison, Sir Georgelocked

(1767–1841)
  • J. C. Sainty

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Harrison, Sir George (1767–1841), civil servant, was born on 19 June 1767, the fourth of the five sons of Thomas Harrison (1736–1792), attorney and advocate-general of Jamaica, and his first wife, Dorothy, daughter of Edmund Buntingfield of Stockton-on-Tees, co. Durham. Nothing is known of his early education. He entered ...

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