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Yorke, Charleslocked

(1722–1770)
  • John Cannon

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Yorke, Charles (1722–1770), lord chancellor, was born on 30 December 1722 in Great Ormond Street, London, the second son of Philip Yorke, first earl of Hardwicke (1690–1764), lord chancellor, and his wife, Margaret Lygon (c.1695–1761), the daughter of Charles and Mary Cocks...

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