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Frederick Ponsonby, 3rd Earl of Bessborough (1758 - 1844)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Landowner, politician, amateur watercolor-painter. Known as Viscount Duncannon until 1793; in 1793 inherited the earldom from his father, William, the second earl (1704-93). In 1793 married Lady Henrietta Spencer (1761-1821).


Born: 24 January 1758

Died: 3 February 1844

Gender: Male

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