Francis Child Villiers

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The Hon. Francis John Robert Child Villiers (11 October 1819 – 8 May 1862)[1] was a British Conservative Party politician.

Child Villiers was the fourth son of George Child Villiers, 5th Earl of Jersey, by his wife Lady Sarah Fane. He was elected as a Member of Parliament (MP) for the borough of Rochester in Kent at the 1852 general election[2] and resigned through appointment as Steward of the Chiltern Hundreds on 22 November 1855.[3]


  1. ^ Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "R" (part 2)[self-published source][better source needed]
  2. ^ Craig, F. W. S. (1989) [1977]. British parliamentary election results 1832–1885 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 258. 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
Ralph Bernal
Thomas Twisden Hodges
Member of Parliament for Rochester
With: Thomas Herbert Maddock
Succeeded by
Philip Wykeham Martin
Thomas Herbert Maddock