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Alexander, Sir James Edwardlocked

  • E. M. Lloyd
  • , revised by James Lunt


Alexander, Sir James Edward (1803–1885), army officer, born on 16 October 1803, was the eldest son of Edward Alexander of Powis, Clackmannanshire, and Catherine, daughter of John Bryce Glass, provost of Stirling. He was educated at the universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow, and at the ...

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