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Rainsford, Charleslocked

(1728–1809)
  • A. F. Pollard
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn

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Rainsford, Charles (1728–1809), army officer, born at West Ham, Essex, on 3 February 1728, was the second son of Francis Rainsford (d. 1770), an alderman of Maldon, Essex, and influential in its parliamentary elections, and his wife, Isabella, daughter of William Bale...

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