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Farquhar, Sir Robert Townsend, first baronetlocked

(1776–1830)
  • G. B. Smith
  • , revised by Lynn Milne

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Farquhar, Sir Robert Townsend, first baronet (1776–1830), colonial governor, was born on 14 October 1776, the second son of Sir Walter Farquhar (1738–1819), first baronet and physician, and his wife, Anne (d. 22 Sept 1797), the daughter of Thomas Stephenson and the widow of ...

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