MANNERS, Lord Robert (?1717-82), of Bloxholm, Lincs.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964
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1747 - 31 May 1782

Family and Education

b. ?1717, 8th s. of John, 2nd Duke of Rutland, by his 2nd w. Hon. Lucy Sherard, da. of Bennet, 2nd Baron Sherard [I].  m. 1 Jan. 1756, Mary Digges of Roehampton, Surr., 3s. 2da.

Offices Held

Ensign 2 Ft. Gds. 1735, lt. 1740; capt. and lt.-col. 1 Ft. Gds. 1742; col.