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Mowbray [formerly Cornish], Sir John Robert, first baronetlocked

(1815–1899)
  • A. F. Pollard
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Mowbray [formerly Cornish], Sir John Robert, first baronet (1815–1899), politician, was born at Exeter on 3 June 1815, the only son of Robert Stribling Cornish of that city, and his wife, Marianne, daughter of John Powning of Hill's Court, near Exeter. Admitted at ...

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