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Wood, Charles Lindley, second Viscount Halifaxlocked

(1839–1934)
  • Peter G. Cobb

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Wood, Charles Lindley, second Viscount Halifax (1839–1934), ecumenist, was born at the Admiralty in London on 7 June 1839, the second of the eight children and eldest son of Sir Charles Wood, later first Viscount Halifax (1800–1885), Liberal politician, and his wife, Lady Mary (1807–1884)...

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