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Francis Egerton, Earl of Ellesmere (1800–1857)

Ellesmere, Francis Egerton, Earl of. An English statesman, man of letters, and poet; born in London, Jan. 1, 1800, died there, Feb. 18, 1857. His ‘The Pilgrimage and Other Poems’ (1856) constitutes his most valid title to fame, although he wrote much and well on biographical, historical, and literary subjects.