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George Montagu, 4th Duke of Manchester

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Name  George 4th
Role  British Politician

Died  September 2, 1788
Siblings  Lord Charles Montagu
Parents  Robert Montagu, 3rd Duke of Manchester
Children  William Montagu, 5th Duke of Manchester, Lord Frederick Montagu
Grandchildren  George Montagu, 6th Duke of Manchester
Grandparents  Charles Montagu, 1st Duke of Manchester

George Montagu, 4th Duke of Manchester PC (6 April 1737 – 2 September 1788) was a British politician and diplomat.

Manchester was the son of Robert Montagu, 3rd Duke of Manchester.

Manchester was Member of Parliament for Huntingdonshire 1761–1762. In 1782, he was appointed a Privy Counsellor. Manchester signed the Peace of Paris (1783) for Great Britain to end the American Revolutionary War.

Manchester married Elizabeth Dashwood, daughter of Sir James Dashwood, 2nd Baronet on 22 October 1762. They had several children, including:

  • George Montagu, Viscount Mandeville (1763–1772)
  • Caroline Maria Montagu (d. 1847), married James Graham, 3rd Duke of Montrose and had issue.
  • William Montagu, 5th Duke of Manchester (1771–1843)
  • Lord Frederick Montagu (1774–1827)
  • Styles of address

  • 1737–1739: Mr George Montagu
  • 1739–1761: Viscount Mandeville
  • 1761–1762: Viscount Mandeville MP
  • 1762–1782: His Grace The Duke of Manchester
  • 1782–1788: His Grace The Duke of Manchester PC
  • References

    George Montagu, 4th Duke of Manchester Wikipedia

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