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H is for George Hanger

George Hanger

If ever a man was a typical product of his times it would be the soldier, adventurer, rake and dandy George Hanger.

Born in Gloucestershire in 1751, Hanger was the son of a country squire who dabbled in politics and who managed to land himself the title of Baron Coleraine even though his claim was but a distant one. Read more ›››