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Monckor Monk (mŭngk), George First Duke of Albemarle. 1608-1670.
English general who was instrumental in the restoration of Charles II (1660) and supervised London during the plague of 1665.
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(Biography) George. 1st Duke of Albemarle. 1608–70, English general. In the Civil War he was a Royalist until captured (1644) and persuaded to support the Commonwealth. After Cromwell's death he was instrumental in the restoration of Charles II (1660)
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George (1st Duke of Albemarle and Earl of Torrington), 1608–70, English general.
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