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Stanhope, Lady Hester Lucylocked

  • Norman N. Lewis


Stanhope, Lady Hester Lucy (1776–1839), traveller, was born on 12 March 1776 at Chevening, Kent, the eldest daughter of Charles Stanhope, Viscount Mahon (afterwards third Earl Stanhope) (1753–1816), and his first wife, Lady Hester Pitt (1755–1780), who was a daughter of the first earl of Chatham...

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