Reference Entry

Rolle, John, Baron Rolle (bap. 1751, d. 1842), politician

James McMullen Rigg and Roland Thorne

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Rolle, John, Baron Rolle (bap. 1751, d. 1842), politician, was born at Hudscote, Chittlehampton, Devon, and baptized there on 6 October 1751, the eldest of the three sons and three daughters of Denys Rolle (1724/5-1797), a landowner, of Stevenstone, Devon, and his wife, Anne (b. c.1725), the daughter of Arthur ...

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