Reference Entry

Lowther, James William, first Viscount Ullswater

H. C. G. Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Lowther, James William, first Viscount Ullswater (1855–1949), speaker of the House of Commons, was born at 56 Park Street, Oxford Street, London, on 1 April 1855, the son of William Lowther (1821–1912), a diplomatist and MP, and his wife, Charlotte Alice (d...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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