Robert Montagu, 3rd Duke of Manchester

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Robert Montagu, 3rd Duke of Manchester (c. 1710 – 10 May 1762) was the son of Charles Montagu, 1st Duke of Manchester.

He was MP for Huntingdonshire 1734–1739.

He married Harriet Dunch, daughter and co-heiress of Edmund Dunch by his wife Elizabeth Godfrey, a noted beauty and a sister-in-law of Hugh Boscawen, 1st Viscount Falmouth and niece of the great Duke of Marlborough on 3 April 1735 and they had four children:

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Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
John Bigg
Robert Piggott
Member of Parliament for Huntingdonshire
with Robert Piggott

1734–1739
Succeeded by
Robert Piggott
Charles Clarke
Political offices
Preceded by
New government
Lord of the Bedchamber
1760–1761
Succeeded by
The Duke of Richmond
New title Lord Chamberlain to Queen Charlotte
1761–1762
Succeeded by
The Earl of Northumberland
Honorary titles
Preceded by
The Duke of Manchester
Lord Lieutenant of Huntingdonshire
1739–1762
Succeeded by
The Duke of Manchester
Peerage of Great Britain
Preceded by
William Montagu
Duke of Manchester
1739–1762
Succeeded by
George Montagu