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From - The Annual Register 1883 - Chronicle p. 152

31st May – Major-General Edwyn Sherard Burnaby M.P. aged 52 The only son of the late Mr. Edwyn Burnaby of Baggrave Hill, Leicestershire. He was educated at Eton and in 1848 entered the Grenadier Guards and served at Inkerman and the siege of Sebastopol. He was Brigadier-General of the British Italian Legion from 1855 to 1857. In 1880 he was elected Conservative member for North Leicestershire in conjunction with Lord John Manners. He died at Brighton.