RODNEY, George Brydges (1719-92), of Great Alresford, Hants.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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Constituency

Dates

13 May 1751 - 1754
24 Nov. 1759 - 1761
1761 - 1768
1768 - 1774
1780 - June 1782

Family and Education

bap. 13 Feb. 1719, 1st surv. s. of Henry Rodney of Walton-on-Thames, Surr. by Mary, da. and coh. of Sir Henry Newton, envoy to Tuscany and later judge of the court of Admiralty. educ. Harrow c.1730. m. (1) 31 Jan. 1753, Jane (d. 28 Jan. 1757), da. of Hon. Charles Compton of Eastbourne, Suss., sis. of Charles Compton, 7th Earl of Northampton, 2s.; (2) 1764, Henrietta, da. of John Clies of Lisbon, merchant, 2s. 3da. suc. fa. 1737, cr. Bt. 22 Jan. 1764; K.B. 14 Nov. 1780; Baron Rodney of Rodney Stoke, Som. 19 June 1782.

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