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date: 23 August 2019

Romaine, William Govettlocked

(1815–1893)
  • W. R. Williams
  • , revised by Lynn Milne

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Romaine, William Govett (1815–1893), barrister and colonial official, was the second son of Robert Govett (1780–1858), vicar of Staines, Middlesex. The family took the additional surname Romaine in 1827. Romaine was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (BA 1837, MA 1859), and entered the ...

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