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James Andrew Broun-Ramsay, Marquess of Dalhousie (1812-1860)

Born and Died at Dalhousie Castle, in Midlothian, Scotland (1812-1860). Governor-General of India, he carried out the peaceful annexation of the Punjab. His major contribution to India was the introduction of railways and the telegraph.

RAMSAY, George 9th Earl of Dalhousie (1770-1838)

Born at Dalhousie Castle, Midlothian, Scotland. He served as Governor of Nova Scotia, Governor General of British North America, and Finally as Commander-in-Chief in India. He was the father of James Broun Ramsay Governor-General of India.

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