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Ponsonby, William Brabazon, first Baron Ponsonbylocked

(1744–1806)
  • P. J. Jupp

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Ponsonby, William Brabazon, first Baron Ponsonby (1744–1806), politician and sportsman, was born on 15 September 1744 in Dublin, the eldest of the ten children of John Ponsonby (1713–1789), speaker of the Irish House of Commons, and his wife, Lady Elizabeth Cavendish (1723–1796), second daughter of ...

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