Sir James Stephen(1789-1859), Historian and colonial under-secretary
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Colonial Under-Secretary from 1836; an outstanding administrator, and an influential, if not always popular figure, he is said virtually to have ruled the colonial empire; resigned office 1847, and later became Professor of Modern History at Cambridge.
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