Edward Ball (MP)

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Edward Ball (1793 – 9 November 1865)[1] was an English Conservative Party politician.

He was elected at the 1852 general election as a Member of Parliament (MP) for Cambridgeshire,[2] and held the seat until he resigned his seat on 7 January 1863 by the procedural device of accepting appointment as the Steward of the Chiltern Hundreds.[3]


  1. ^ Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "C" (part 1)
  2. ^ Craig, F. W. S. (1989) [1977]. British parliamentary election results 1832–1885 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 357. ISBN 0-900178-26-4. 
  3. ^ Department of Information Services (14 January 2010). "Appointments to the Chiltern Hundreds and Manor of Northstead Stewardships since 1850" (PDF). House of Commons Library. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 February 2011. Retrieved 13 August 2010. 

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Richard Greaves Townley
Eliot Yorke
Lord George Manners
Member of Parliament for Cambridgeshire
With: Eliot Yorke 1835–1865
Lord George Manners 1847–1857
Henry John Adeane 1857–1865
Succeeded by
Lord George Manners
Eliot Yorke
Henry John Adeane