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Spencer, Charles, third duke of Marlboroughlocked

(1706–1758)
  • John Cannon

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Spencer, Charles, third duke of Marlborough (1706–1758), politician and army officer, was born on 22 November 1706, the third of the five children of Charles Spencer, third earl of Sunderland (1675–1722), a politician, and his second wife, Lady Anne Churchill (1683–1716). As the grandson of the first duke, ...

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