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Prevost, Sir George, second baronetlocked

  • J. M. Rigg
  • , revised by G. Martin Murphy


Prevost, Sir George, second baronet (1804–1893), Church of England clergyman, only son of Sir George Prevost, first baronet (1767–1816), governor-in-chief of British North America, and Catherine Anne, daughter of Major-General John Phipps, was born at Roseau on the island of Dominica on 20 August 1804. He succeeded to the baronetcy on 5 January 1816. He matriculated at ...

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