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date: 18 February 2020

Basset, Francis, Baron de Dunstanville and first Baron Bassetlocked

  • Roland Thorne


Basset, Francis, Baron de Dunstanville and first Baron Basset (1757–1835), politician and landowner, was born at Walcot, Oxfordshire, on 9 August 1757, first-born of two sons and five daughters of Francis Basset (1715–1769), MP and landowner, of Tehidy, Cornwall, and his wife, Margaret...

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