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Wilson, Sir Robert Thomaslocked

(1777–1849)
  • R. H. Vetch
  • , revised by Gordon L. Teffeteller

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Wilson, Sir Robert Thomas (1777–1849), army officer and colonial governor, was born on 17 August 1777 in Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London, the fourth child and third son of the portrait painter Benjamin Wilson (bap. 1721, d. 1788) and his wife, Jane, née...

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