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Vernon, Robert [formerly Robert Vernon Smith], first Baron Lyvedenlocked

(1800–1873)
  • W. R. Williams
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Vernon, Robert [formerly Robert Vernon Smith], first Baron Lyveden (1800–1873), politician, was the only surviving son of Robert Percy Smith (Bobus Smith) (1770–1845), whose Early Writings he edited (1850), and the nephew of Sydney Smith. His mother was Caroline Maria, daughter of ...

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