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Temple, Richard, first Viscount Cobhamlocked

(1675–1749)
  • Matthew Kilburn

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Temple, Richard, first Viscount Cobham (1675–1749), politician and landowner, was born on 24 October 1675, the first child of Sir Richard Temple, third baronet (1634–1697), of Stowe, Buckinghamshire, and MP for Buckingham, and his wife and first cousin, Mary (b. after 1640, ...

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