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Arthur John Edward (Arthur) Russell, Lord Arthur Russell


Politician. Brother of the ninth duke of Bedford, Hastings Russell. Granted the rank of a duke’s younger son. Private secretary to Lord John Russell, 1849–54. Liberal MP for Tavistock, 1857–85. Member of the Royal Geographical, Linnean, and Zoological Societies of London, and the Anthropological Institute.


Grant Duff 1903, 2: 112–28

Stenton 1976