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Ramsay, George, ninth earl of Dalhousielocked

  • Peter Burroughs


Ramsay, George, ninth earl of Dalhousie (1770–1838), army officer and governor-in-chief of British North America, was born on 22 October 1770 at Dalhousie Castle, Edinburgh, the eldest son of George Ramsay, eighth earl of Dalhousie (d. 1787), and his wife, Elizabeth (1738/9–1807)...

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