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Wingate, Sir (Francis) Reginald, first baronetlocked

(1861–1953)
  • M. W. Daly

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Wingate, Sir (Francis) Reginald, first baronet (1861–1953), army officer and colonial governor, was born on 25 June 1861 at Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire, the seventh son and last of eleven children of Andrew Wingate (1813–1862) and his wife, Bessie Turner. His father, a textile merchant, died a year later, leaving a large family in straitened circumstances. ...

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(1876–)
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)