Samuel Hood, 2nd Baron Bridport

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Samuel Hood Bridport
Samuel Hood, Lord Bridport
Samuel Hood, Lord Bridport, an albumen print carte de visite by Camille Silvy, in his friend Colonel Bisse-Challoner's album
Born 7 September 1788 (1788-09-07)
Died 6 January 1868 (1868-01-07) (aged 79)

Samuel Hood, 2nd Baron Bridport (7 September 1788 – 6 January 1868) succeeded his great-uncle Alexander Hood, 1st Viscount Bridport as Baron Bridport.

Hood was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, obtaining an M.A. degree in 1809.[1] He married Charlotte Mary Nelson on 3 July 1810 in Marylebone, London. They had nine children.

Hood was a Tory Member of Parliament for Heytesbury from 1812 to 1818.


  1. ^ "Hood, Samuel; afterwards Baron Bridport (HT805S)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge. 

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Peerage of Ireland
Preceded by
Alexander Hood
Baron Bridport
Succeeded by
Alexander Nelson Hood