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St Maur [formerly Seymour], Edward Adolphus, twelfth duke of Somersetlocked

(1804–1885)
  • W. F. Rae
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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St Maur [formerly Seymour], Edward Adolphus, twelfth duke of Somerset (1804–1885), politician and author, was born in London on 20 December 1804. He was the eldest son of Edward Adolphus Seymour, eleventh duke of Somerset (1775–1855), and his first wife, Charlotte, daughter of the ...

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