Ralph Dutton

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Hon. Ralph Heneage Dutton

The Hon. Ralph Heneage Dutton (5 August 1821 – 8 October 1892), was a British Conservative politician.

Background[edit]

Dutton was the third and youngest son of John Dutton, 2nd Baron Sherborne, by his marriage to the Hon. Mary Legge, only child and heiress of Henry Bilson-Legge, 2nd Baron Stawell.

Political career[edit]

Dutton was elected Member of Parliament for Hampshire South in 1857, a seat he held until 1865, and then represented Cirencester until 1868.

Family[edit]

Dutton married Isabella, daughter of John Mansfield, in 1848. He died in October 1892, aged 71. They had one daughter, Isabella Mary Dutton (1854-1936) who married Sir John Simeon, 4th Baronet.

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Henry Combe Compton
Lord William Cholmondeley
Member of Parliament for Hampshire South
1857–1865
With: Sir Jervoise Clarke-Jervois, Bt
Succeeded by
Sir Jervoise Clarke-Jervois, Bt
Henry Hamlyn-Fane
Preceded by
Allen Bathurst
Hon. Ashley Ponsonby
Member of Parliament for Cirencester
1865–1868
With: Allen Bathurst
Succeeded by
Allen Bathurst
(representation reduced to one member 1868)