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Dudley Ryder, 1st Earl of Harrowby

Personal data
Date of birth22 December 1762 ,
Place of birthLondon
Date of death, 26 December 1847(age 26)
Place of deathSandon Hall, Staffordshire
NationalityBritish
Political partyTory
SpouseLady Susan Leveson-Gower (d. 1838)
Alma materSt John's College, Cambridge
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
In office14 May 1804 - 11 January 1805
MonarchGeorge III
Prime ministerRt. Hon. William Pitt the Younger
Succeeded byThe Lord Mulgrave
Preceded byThe Lord Hawkesbury
Lord President of the Council
In office11 June 1812 - 17 August 1827
MonarchGeorge III
George IV
Prime ministerThe Earl of Liverpool
Succeeded byThe Duke of Portland
Preceded byThe Viscount Sidmouth

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Dudley Ryder, 1st Earl of Harrowby, PC, FSA (22 December 1762 26 December 1847) was a prominent British politician of the Pittite faction and the Tory party.


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