Dudley Stanhope, 9th Earl of Harrington

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Dudley Henry Eden Stanhope, 9th Earl of Harrington
Earl of Harrington COA.svg
Coat of Arms of the Earls of Harrington
Born Dudley Henry Eden Stanhope
(1859-01-13)13 January 1859
Died 13 November 1928(1928-11-13) (aged 69)
Title 9th Earl of Harrington
Tenure 1917–1928
Other titles Viscount Petersham
Baron Harrington
Nationality British
Residence Elvaston Castle
Predecessor Charles Stanhope, 8th Earl of Harrington (elder brother)
Successor Charles Stanhope, 10th Earl of Harrington (son)
Spouse(s) Kathleen Wood (daughter of Joseph Carter Wood)
Parents Charles Stanhope, 7th Earl of Harrington
Elizabeth Still de Pearsall (daughter of Robert Lucas de Pearsall of Wartensee Castle, Switzerland)

Dudley Henry Eden Stanhope, 9th Earl of Harrington (13 January 1859 – 13 November 1928) was a British peer.

He was the son of Charles Stanhope, 7th Earl of Harrington, and Elizabeth Still de Pearsall. He succeeded in the earldom on the death of his childless brother Charles on 5 February 1917.[1]


Lord Harrington married Kathleen Wood, daughter of Joseph Carter Wood, on 26 April 1883.[1] They had three children:

Lord Harrington died on 13 November 1928 at age 69.

Styles of address[edit]

  • 1859–1866: Mr Dudley Henry Eden Stanhope
  • 1866–1917: The Honourable Dudley Henry Eden Stanhope
  • 1917–1928: The Right Honourable The Earl of Harrington


  1. ^ a b Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, page 1797. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

External links[edit]

Peerage of Great Britain
Preceded by
Charles Stanhope, 8th Earl
Earl of Harrington
Succeeded by
Charles Stanhope, 10th Earl