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Michael Fryer   Link to this

Born in 1634 in the parish of St Margaret's, Wesminster, the son of Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester. He took the courtesy title of Viscount Mandeville on his father's succession to the Earldom in 1642, and served as Whig MP for Huntingdonshire between 1660 and 1671, the year he became 3rd Earl of Manchester. He died at Montpellier, France, on 14 March 1682/3.

Bill   Link to this

Robert's father, Edward Mountague, Earl of Manchester http://www.pepysdiary.com/encyclopedia/671/ and Edward Mountague, Earl of Sandwich ("My Lord") were first cousins.

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