Reference Entry

Peel, Sir Robert, second baronet (1788–1850), prime minister

John Prest

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Peel, Sir Robert, second baronet (1788–1850), prime minister, was born on 5 February 1788 at Chamber Hall, Bury, the third child and the eldest boy among the eleven children of Sir Robert Peel, first baronet (1750–1830), printed calico manufacturer, landowner, and MP, and his first wife, ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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