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Sir Hugh Crofton Baronet (2nd)
Frances Smyth
Rt Hon. Denis Daly
Sir Morgan George Crofton Baronet (3rd)
Emily Daly
Col. Hugh Denis Crofton


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Georgiana Lucy de Blaquiere

Col. Hugh Denis Crofton 1

  • Born: 7 Jan 1814 1
  • Marriage: Georgiana Lucy de Blaquiere on 26 May 1849 1
  • Died: 15 Sep 1861, Preston, Lancashire, England aged 47 1

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Military: Colonel, commanded the 20th Regiment at the Alma. 1 Was severely wounded while leading a wing of the 20th Regiment at Inkerman,
Chev Legion of Honour (French), Knight Order Medjidie. Died 15 Sept 1861 after being shot by a soldier of the 32nd Regt at Preston.

Hugh married Georgiana Lucy de Blaquiere, daughter of Hon. Peter Boyle de Blaquiere and Unknown, on 26 May 1849.1


1 Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage - Baronetage & Knightage, 107th ed. (Wilmington, Delaware: Burke's Peerage & Gentry LLC, 2003), Volume 1: Pg. 976.

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