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John, 2nd Duke of Montagu

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Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

John, 2nd Duke of Montagu

Person  Male  Born 29/3/1690  Died 6/7/1749

Categories: Benefactor

Courtier. Born at Boughton, Northamptonshire. In 1709 he became Master of the Great Wardrobe and officiated at the coronation of King George I in 1714. Wife was Mary Churchill. A benevolent person, he funded the education of a Jamaican slave, Francis Williams and became patron of Ignatius Sancho. Died at Privy Gardens, Whitehall.

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Ignatius Sancho - SE3

Ignatius Sancho, c1729 - 1780, African man of letters, composer and opponent ...

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