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Bentinck, (William) John Cavendish-Scott- [formerly Lord John Bentinck], fifth duke of Portlandlocked

(1800–1879)
  • J. M. Rigg
  • , revised by K. D. Reynolds

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Bentinck, (William) John Cavendish-Scott- [formerly Lord John Bentinck], fifth duke of Portland (1800–1879), recluse, son of William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck, fourth duke (1768–1854), who in 1795 assumed the additional surname of Scott by royal licence, and Henrietta (d. 1844), eldest daughter and coheir of ...

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