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Head, Sir Georgelocked

  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by James Falkner


Head, Sir George (1782–1855), commissariat officer, was born at The Hermitage in the parish of Higham, near Rochester, Kent, the son of James Roper Head (formerly Mendes; 1757–1814) and his wife, Frances Anne, daughter of George Burges. Sir Francis Bond Head was his younger brother. ...

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