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Primrose, Archibald John, fourth earl of Roseberylocked

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Primrose, Archibald John, fourth earl of Rosebery (1783–1868), politician, eldest son of Neil, third earl of Rosebery (d. 25 Jan 1814), and his second wife, Mary, only daughter of Sir Francis Vincent of Stoke d'Abernon, Surrey, was born at Barnbougle Castle, Dalmeny...

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