Richard Abell (c.1688 – aft. March 1744) was a British politician.
He entered Parliament at a by-election in 1720 for Richmond, Yorkshire as a Whig, in the interest of the Duke of Wharton. He transferred to Aylesbury in 1722. He did not stand for Aylesbury again in 1727. In 1728, he sold the manor of East Claydon to the Viscount Fermanagh, retaining a life interest in the property.
- "Abel, Richard (ABL705R)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge.
- Sedgwick, Romney (1970). The House of Commons 1715-1754 v. 1. New York: Oxford University Press. p. 405.
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|Member of Parliament for Richmond (Yorkshire)
With: John Yorke
|Member of Parliament for Aylesbury
With: John Guise
Sir William Stanhope
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