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date: 22 February 2020

Smith, Sir Henry George Wakelyn [Harry], baronet, of Aliwallocked

(1787–1860)
  • R. H. Vetch
  • , revised by John Benyon

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Smith, Sir Henry George Wakelyn [Harry], baronet, of Aliwal (1787–1860), army officer and colonial governor, fifth of thirteen children, was born on 28 June 1787 at Whittlesea in the Isle of Ely, where his father, John Smith, was a surgeon. His mother, Eleanor...

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