William Addington, 3rd Viscount Sidmouth

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William Wells Addington, 3rd Viscount Sidmouth JP DL (25 March 1824 – 28 December 1913), was a British peer and politician.

Background[edit]

Sidmouth was the son of Reverend William Leonard Addington, 2nd Viscount Sidmouth, eldest son of Prime Minister Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth.

Political career[edit]

Sidmouth was Member of Parliament for Devizes between 1863 and 1864.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Lord Sidmouth died in December 1913, aged 89, and was succeeded in the viscountcy by his son, Gerald.

Styles of address[edit]

  • 1824-1844: Mr William W. Addington
  • 1844-1863: The Honourable William W. Addington
  • 1863-1864: The Honourable William W. Addington MP
  • 1864-1913: The Right Honourable The Viscount Sidmouth

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
John Neilson Gladstone
Christopher Darby Griffith
Member of Parliament for Devizes
1863–1864
With: Christopher Darby Griffith
Succeeded by
Sir Thomas Bateson, Bt
Christopher Darby Griffith
Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
William Addington
Viscount Sidmouth
1864–1913
Succeeded by
Gerald Addington