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Cotton, Stapleton, first Viscount Combermerelocked

(1773–1865)
  • H. M. Chichester
  • , revised by James Lunt

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Cotton, Stapleton, first Viscount Combermere (1773–1865), army officer, was born on 14 November 1773, second son and fifth child of Sir Robert Salusbury Cotton, fifth baronet (c.1739–1809), of Combermere Abbey, Whitchurch, Shropshire, and his wife, Frances (d. 1825), daughter and coheir of ...

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