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Congreve, Sir Walter Norrislocked

(1862–1927)
  • Ian F. W. Beckett

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Congreve, Sir Walter Norris (1862–1927), army officer, was born at Chatham on 20 November 1862, the eldest son of Captain William Congreve JP DL of Congreve Manor, Staffordshire, and his wife, Fanny Porcher Townshend, of Wincham Hall, Cheshire. Congreve's father was a regular soldier in the ...

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Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)