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GEORGE MONTAGU, 6TH DUKE OF MANCHESTER, etc. ( Kimbolton Castle , 9 July 1799 – Tunbridge Wells
Tunbridge Wells
, 18 August 1855), known as VISCOUNT MANDEVILLE from 1799 to 1843, was a British peer and Tory
Tory
Member of Parliament .

George Montagu was the son of William Montagu, 5th Duke
Duke
of Manchester . As was customary, George held the title of Viscount Mandeville before he succeeded his father as duke. When William Montagu was Governor of Jamaica , he named the newly founded town of Mandeville, Jamaica named after George.

George Montagu was MP for Huntingdonshire
Huntingdonshire
1826–1837.

George Montagu first married Millicent Sparrow (25 January 1798 – Kimbolton Castle , 21 November 1848), daughter of Brig. Gen. Robert Bernard Sparrow of Brampton Park , Huntingdonshire
Huntingdonshire
(d. 1805), and his wife the Hon. Olivia Acheson (d. 12 February 1863), on 8 October 1822 at London.

George and Millicent had four children:

* William Montagu, 7th Duke of Manchester
William Montagu, 7th Duke of Manchester
(1823–1892) * Lord Robert Montagu
Lord Robert Montagu
(1825–1902), married Ellen Cromie and Elizabeth Wade and had issue. * Lord Frederick Montagu (5 October 1828 – 29 October 1854), who died unmarried and without issue * Lady Olivia Montagu (18 July 1830 – Greystones
Greystones
, Tunbridge Wells , Kent
Kent
, 15 February 1922 and interred at Chillingham on 20 February 1922), married at Kimbolton Castle , Huntingdonshire
Huntingdonshire
, 29 January 1850 Charles Bennet, 6th Earl of Tankerville , and had issue.

George Montagu married his second wife Harriet Sydney Dobbs (4 December 1834 – Ore, Sussex , 20 May/30 May 1907), daughter of Conway Richard Dobbs of Castle Dobbs , Antrim , Ireland, and wife, on 29 August 1850 at Kilroot
Kilroot
, County Antrim
County Antrim
.

George and Harriet had two children:

* Lady Sydney Charlotte Montagu (14 October 1851 – Keithhall , Inverurie
Inverurie
, Aberdeen
Aberdeen
, 21 September 1932), married at St. George, Hanover Square , London, 14 August 1873 Algernon Hawkins Thomond Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore * Lord George Francis Montagu (18 January 1855 – 12 March 1882), a Lieutenant
Lieutenant
who died unmarried and without issue

STYLES OF ADDRESS

* 1799–1826: Viscount Mandeville * 1826–1837: Viscount Mandeville MP * 1837–1843: Viscount Mandeville * 1843–1855: His Grace The Duke
Duke
of Manchester

EXTERNAL LINKS

* Hansard

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