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Medows, Sir Williamlocked

  • Alastair W. Massie


Medows, Sir William (1738–1813), army officer and colonial governor, was born on 31 December 1738, the third son of Philip Medows (1708–1781), deputy ranger of Richmond Park, and his wife, Lady Frances Pierrepont, the daughter of the duke of Kingston. As a youth he is thought to have attended ...

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