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date: 22 September 2019

Clive, Edward, first earl of Powislocked

(1754–1839)
  • D. L. Prior

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Clive, Edward, first earl of Powis (1754–1839), administrator in India, was born in Queen Square, London, on 7 March 1754, the first of the four surviving children of Robert Clive, first Baron Clive of Plassey (1725–1774), and his wife, Margaret Clive (1735–1817), daughter of ...

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