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People/Characters: Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley

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All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To by Stuart Laycock
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White Mughals: Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth-Century India by William Dalrymple

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Richard Colley Wesley, later Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley, KG, PC, PC (Ire) (20 June 1760 – 26 September 1842), styled Viscount Wellesley from birth until 1781, was an Anglo-Irish politician and colonial administrator.  He married (1) Hyacinthe Gabrielle Roland(1766–1816), and (2) Marianne Caton Patterson (1788-1853)

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