William Henry Fellowes

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William Henry Fellowes
Born (1769-07-15) July 15, 1769 (age 245)
Died July 15, 1769(1769-07-15) (aged -69)
Nationality British
Spouse(s) Emma Benyon
Parents William Fellowes and Lavinia Smyth

William Henry Fellowes (15 July 1769 – 23 August 1837), of Ramsey Abbey in Huntingdonshire and Haverland Hall in Norfolk, was a British Member of Parliament.

Fellowes was the son of William Fellowes and Lavinia Smyth. He was elected to the House of Commons for Huntingdon in 1796, a seat he held until 1807, and then represented Huntingdonshire from 1807 to 1830. He married Emma Benyon, daughter of Richard Benyon (and granddaughter of Richard Benyon Senior, the Governor of Fort St George) in 1805. Their eldest surviving son Edward Fellowes was elevated to the peerage as Baron de Ramsey in 1887. Their third son, Richard, was Conservative MP for Berkshire. Two of their grandsons, William Fellowes, 2nd Baron de Ramsey, and Ailwyn Fellowes, 1st Baron Ailwyn, were both Conservative government ministers. Fellowes died in August 1837, aged 68. Another grandson, James Herbert Benyon, was Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire.

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Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
John Willett Payne
Henry Speed
Member of Parliament for Huntingdon
1796–1800
With: John Calvert
Succeeded by
(Parliament of Great Britain abolished)
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
(self in Parliament of Great Britain)
Member of Parliament for Huntingdon
1801–1807
With: John Calvert
Succeeded by
John Calvert
William Meeke Farmer
Preceded by
Viscount Hinchingbrooke
Lord Proby
Member of Parliament for Huntingdonshire
1807–1830
With: Viscount Hinchingbrooke 1807–1814
Lord Proby 1814–1818
Lord Frederick Montagu 1818–1820
Lord John Russell 1820–1826
Viscount Mandeville 1826–1830
Succeeded by
Viscount Mandeville
Lord Strathavon