PHILIPS, George Richard (1789-1883), of Weston House, nr. Chipping Norton, Warws.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1790-1820, ed. R. Thorne, 1986
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1818 - 1820
1820 - 1832
1835 - 1837
1837 - 1852

Family and Education

b. 23 Dec. 1789, 1st s. of (Sir) George Philips*, 1st Bt. educ. Eton 1805-8; Trinity Coll. Camb. 1808. m. Nov. 1819, Hon. Sarah Georgina Cavendish, da. of Richard, 2nd Baron Waterpark [I], 2da. suc. fa. as 2nd Bt. 3 Oct. 1847.

Offices Held

Sheriff, Warws. 1859-60.


Returned, like his father, on the 12th Duke of Norfolk’s interest in 1818, Philips likewise signed the requisition to Tierney to lead and as regularly voted with opposition. He is not known to have spoken in the House before 1820. He died 22 Feb. 1883.

Ref Volumes: 1790-1820

Author: M. H. Port