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Bruce, Henry Austin, first Baron Aberdarelocked

  • Matthew Cragoe


Bruce, Henry Austin, first Baron Aberdare (1815–1895), politician, was the second son of John Bruce (later Bruce Pryce; 1784–1872), and his first wife, Sarah, daughter of Hugh Williams Austin, rector of St Peter's, Barbados. Bruce was born at Dyffryn Aberdâr in Glamorgan on 16 April 1815, but spent his life from the age of six to twelve at ...

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