Ossington, John Evelyn Denison, Viscount, 1800-1873

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John Evelyn Denison was a British politician holding office for more than fifty years. He was Speaker of the House of Commons, and a friend and ally to many significant conservatives of his day. He was made Viscount Ossington in 1872, a title which ended with his death.

From the description of John Evelyn Denison, Viscount Ossington, letter to My dear sir, 1870 Apr. 6. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 53432460

Speaker of England's House of Commons (1857-1872). He was created Viscount Ossington upon his retirement.

From the description of Diaries, 1824-1825. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 18376041

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creatorOf Ossington, John Evelyn Denison, Viscount, 1800-1872. Diaries, 1824-1825. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
referencedIn Autograph File, O, 1706-1966. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Daniel Webster Papers, 1800-1900, (bulk 1824-1852) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Henry Adams autograph album, 1833-1939. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf John Evelyn Denison Ossington Diaries, 1824-1825 Western Reserve Historical Society
referencedIn Papers of Daniel and Caroline Webster, 1822-1839. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. Daniel Webster papers, 1800-1900 (bulk 1824-1852). Library of Congress
creatorOf Ossington, John Evelyn Denison, Viscount, 1800-1873. John Evelyn Denison, Viscount Ossington, letter to My dear sir, 1870 Apr. 6. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. Letter to John Evelyn Denison viscount Ossington [manuscript] 1842 Apr. 26. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 person
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
correspondedWith Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. person
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Canada--Description and travel--1763-1867
United States--Description and travel--1783-1848
United States--Social life and customs--1783-1865
Statesmen--Correspondence
United States--Politics and government--1817-1825
Ossington, John Evelyn Denison, Viscount, 1800-1872
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Birth 1800-01-27

Death 1873-03-07

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