Rolle of Stevenstone, John Rolle, Baron, 1750-1842

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Member of Parliament.

From the description of Letters : to unknown correspondents, 1833 May 1 and 1837 Sept. 3. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28996235

John, Lord Rolle of Bicton House.

From the description of Grant from John Rolle, Baron Rolle, to Sir Lawrence Vaughan Palk of Haldon House, bart. [manuscript], 1815 October 10. (Folger Shakespeare Library). WorldCat record id: 519612500


Rolle was born in 1750. He was a politician Pitt supporter of M.P. Devonshire. The "Rolliad" is a series of Whig satires directed against Pitt and Dundas which were named after John Rolle.

From the description of Letter, 1803. (Florida State University). WorldCat record id: 50657478


John Rolle, Baron of Stevenstone, was a tory member of parliament for Devonshire, as well as the hero of the satire, the Rolliad.

From the description of Letter, 1823. (Florida State University). WorldCat record id: 50658905

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associatedWith Lawrence, Thomas, Sir, 1769-1830 person
associatedWith Palk, Lawrence Vaughan, 1793-1860. person
correspondedWith Tucker, William person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Devon (England)
Great Britain


Birth 1750

Death 1842



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