George Dodington (died 1720)
He was the son of John Dodington of Dodington, Somerset.
He was elected Member of Parliament for Winchelsea for 1705 to 1708, for Bridgwater from 1708 to 1713, for Winchelsea from 1713 to 1715 and for Bridgwater from 1750 to 1720. Dodington also represented Charlemont in the Irish House of Commons from 1707 to 1713.
He served as Secretary to the Treasurer of the Navy during the reign of William III, and as Chief Secretary for Ireland from 1707 to 1708. In 1707-1708 he was Secretary to the Commissioners for the Union with Scotland and from 1708 to 1710 he was one of the Lords of the Admiralty. From 1715 until his death he was Lord Lieutenant of Somerset. 
- "DODINGTON, George (c.1662-1720), of Dodington, Som. and Eastbury, Dorset". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved 13 July 2016.
- Deed Poll Office: Private Act of Parliament 1717 (4 Geo. 1). c. 1
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs
- Robert Walcott, English Politics in the Early Eighteenth Century (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1956)
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