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Loftus, Lord Augustus William Frederick Spencerlocked

  • A. W. Ward
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew


Loftus, Lord Augustus William Frederick Spencer (1817–1904), diplomatist, born in Clifton, Bristol, on 4 October 1817, was the fourth son of John Loftus, second marquess of Ely in the peerage of Ireland (1770–1845), and his wife, Anna Maria. She was the daughter of ...

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