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Rowan, Sir Williamlocked

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Rowan, Sir William (1789–1879), army officer, eighth son of Robert Rowan of Garry, co. Antrim, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of Hill Wilson of Purdysburn, co. Down, was born on the Isle of Man on 18 June 1789. On 4 November 1803 he was commissioned ensign in the ...

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