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Denison, (John) Evelyn, Viscount Ossington

G. F. R. Barker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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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...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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