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date: 09 May 2021

Churchill, John, first duke of Marlboroughlocked

  • John B. Hattendorf


Churchill, John, first duke of Marlborough (1650–1722), army officer and politician, was born at the manor house of Ashe, near Musbury, Devon, on 26 May 1650 and baptized in the chapel of Ashe House on 2 June, the second, but first surviving, son of ...

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