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Stewart, Sir Houstonlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
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Stewart, Sir Houston (1791–1875), naval officer, third son of Sir Michael Shaw Stewart, fifth baronet (1766–1825), and his cousin Catharine (d. 1849), youngest daughter of Sir William Maxwell, baronet, was born on 2 August 1791 at Springkell, near Kirtlebridge, Dumfriesshire. He was educated at ...

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