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Walsh, John Benn-, first Baron Ormathwaitelocked

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Walsh, John Benn-, first Baron Ormathwaite (1798–1881), politician, born at Warfield Park, Berkshire, on 9 December 1798, was the only son of Sir John Benn-Walsh, baronet, of Warfield Park, Berkshire, and Ormathwaite, Cumberland. His father was the son of William Benn of Moor Row, Cumberland...

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