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Elliot, Sir Walterlocked

(1803–1887)
  • A. J. Arbuthnot
  • , revised by Robert Eric Frykenberg

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Elliot, Sir Walter (1803–1887), East India Company servant and archaeologist, was born on 16 January 1803, the second but eldest surviving of the eight sons and three daughters of James Elliot (1772–1855) of Wolfelee, Roxburghshire, and his wife, Caroline (1777–1824), youngest daughter of ...

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