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Denison, (John) Evelyn, Viscount Ossington (1800-1873), speaker of the House of Commons

George Barker and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/7490

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Denison, (John) Evelyn, Viscount Ossington (1800-1873), speaker of the House of Commons, was the eldest of the nine sons of John Denison MP (1758?-1820), of Ossington Hall, Nottinghamshire, and his second wife, Charlotte, daughter of Samuel Estwick MP. One of his sisters, Lucy, married Charles Manners-Sutton, speaker of the House ...

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