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Ouseley, Sir Williamlocked

(1767–1842)
  • Stanley Lane-Poole
  • , revised by Parvin Loloi

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Ouseley, Sir William (1767–1842), orientalist, was born in Monmouthshire, the eldest son of Ralph Ouseley, army officer, and his first wife, Elizabeth, daughter of Henry Holland of Limerick. Sir Gore Ouseley, diplomatist, was his brother. Ouseley was educated privately until 1787, when he went to ...

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