Montague Guest

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Montague John Guest
Montague John Guest, Vanity Fair, 1880-08-07.jpg
"Monty". Caricature by Spy published in Vanity Fair in 1880.
Member of Parliament
for Youghal
In office
11 May 1869 – 31 January 1874
Preceded by Christopher Weguelin
Succeeded by Sir Joseph Neale McKenna
Member of Parliament
for Wareham
In office
31 March 1880 – 24 November 1885
Preceded by John Erle-Drax
Succeeded by Constituency abolished
Personal details
Born (1839-03-29)29 March 1839
Died 9 November 1909(1909-11-09) (aged 70)
Nationality British
Political party Liberal

Montague John Guest (29 March 1839 – 9 November 1909), was a British Liberal politician.


A member of the prominent Guest family, he was the third son of Sir John Josiah Guest, 1st Baronet, and his second wife Lady Charlotte, daughter of Albemarle Bertie, 9th Earl of Lindsey. Ivor Guest, 1st Baron Wimborne, was his elder brother, while Ivor Guest, 1st Viscount Wimborne, Frederick Edward Guest, Henry Guest and Oscar Guest were his nephews.

Guest died in November 1909, aged 70. He never married.


He entered Parliament for Youghal in a 1869 by-election, a seat he held until 1874, and later represented Wareham from 1880 to 1885.


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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Christopher Weguelin
Member of Parliament for Youghal
Succeeded by
Sir Joseph Neale McKenna
Preceded by
John Erle-Drax
Member of Parliament for Wareham
Constituency abolished