Reference Entry

King, Peter, seventh Baron King (1775-1833), politician

James McMullen Rigg and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


King, Peter, seventh Baron King (1775-1833), politician, was born on 31 August 1775, the eldest son of Peter, the sixth baron, and Charlotte, daughter of Edward Tredcroft of Horsham, and great-grandson of Peter King, first Baron King, lord chancellor. He was educated at Eton College and Trinity College, Cambridge, and ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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