NOEL, Hon. James (1711-52), of Exton, Rutland.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1734 - 17 June 1752

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b. 22 July 1711, 3rd s. of Baptist Noel, 3rd Earl of Gainsborough, by Lady Dorothy Manners, da. of John, 1st Duke of Rutland; 2nd cos. of John and Thomas Noel. educ. Westminster 1724-8. unm.

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The son of the leading Tory peer in Rutland, Noel was returned unopposed for the county, voting against the Administration in every recorded division except on the motion for Walpole’s dismissal in 1741, which he opposed. He died 17 June 1752.

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