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date: 18 October 2019

Douglas, Sylvester, Baron Glenbervielocked

(1743–1823)
  • Roland Thorne

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Douglas, Sylvester, Baron Glenbervie (1743–1823), politician and diarist, was born in Fechil, Aberdeenshire, on 24 May 1743, the elder and only surviving son of John Douglas (1713/14–1762), landowner, of Whiteriggs, Kincardineshire, and his first wife, Margaret Gordon (d. 1747), daughter and coheir of ...

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