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Cathcart, Sir Georgelocked

  • H. M. Stephens
  • , revised by James Lunt


Cathcart, Sir George (1794–1854), army officer, third surviving son of William Schaw Cathcart, first Earl Cathcart (1755–1843), and his wife, Elizabeth, née Elliot (d. 14 December 1847), was born at Albemarle Street, London, on 12 May 1794. Educated at Eton College and ...

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