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Gower, Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson- [née Lady Henrietta Elizabeth Cavendish], Countess Granvillelocked

(1785–1862)
  • Virginia Surtees

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Gower, Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson- [née Lady Henrietta Elizabeth Cavendish], Countess Granville (1785–1862), society hostess, was born at Devonshire House, Piccadilly, London, on 29 August 1785, the younger daughter of William Cavendish, fifth duke of Devonshire (1748–1811), and his first wife, Georgiana Cavendish (1757–1806)...

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