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Dowdeswell, Williamlocked

(1760–1828)
  • H. M. Stephens
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn

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Dowdeswell, William (1760–1828), army officer and art collector, was born on 27 February 1760, the third son of the Right Hon. William Dowdeswell (1721–1775) of Pull Court, near Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire, and his wife, Bridget (d. 1818), youngest daughter of Sir William Codrington, ...

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