John Bonham-Carter (1788–1838)
The son of Sir John Carter (before December 20, 1741 – May 18, 1808, Mayor of Portsmouth, and son of John Carter, who was a merchant), he changed his name to Bonham-Carter in 1827 to inherit his cousin's estates. Bonham-Carter was a Justice of Peace and Deputy Lieutenant. He was High Sheriff of Hampshire in 1829 and Whig Member of Parliament (MP) for Portsmouth from 1816 to 1838.
On 25 December 1816, he married Joanna Maria Smith, daughter of William Smith. They had two sons.
- Bonham Carter family
- Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury (life peer)
- Baron Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury (life peer)
- "thePeerage". Retrieved 2007-01-22.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by John Bonham-Carter
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Sir Thomas Miller
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With: John Markham 1816-1818
Sir George Cockburn 1818-1820
John Markham 1820-1826
Francis Thornhill Baring 1826-1838
Francis Thornhill Baring
Sir George Thomas Staunton
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