Reference Entry

Robinson, Frederick John, first Viscount Goderich and first earl of Ripon (1782-1859), prime minister

Peter J. Jupp

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Pittite politician | Board of Trade and exchequer, 1813-1827 | Peerage and leadership in the Lords | Prime minister, 1827 | Resignation from the premiership | Colonial secretary and president of the Board of Trade and of the India board | Reputation and assessment

Reference Entry.  5168 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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