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date: 09 March 2021

Bradford, Sir Edward Ridley Colborne, first baronetlocked

  • Katherine Prior


Bradford, Sir Edward Ridley Colborne, first baronet (1836–1911), administrator in India and police officer, was born on 27 July 1836 at Hambleden Cottage, Buckinghamshire, the second son of William Mussage Kirkwall Bradford (1806–1872), who was rector successively of Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire; Weeke, Hampshire...

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National Portrait Gallery, London
British Library, London
private collection
J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections
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