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John Thomas Stanley, 1st Baron Stanley of Alderley


Politician. MP for Wootton Basset, 1790–96. Created first Baron Stanley of Alderley, 1839. FRS 1790.


Complete peerage

Record of the Royal Society of London


Complete peerage: The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant. By George Edward Cokayne. Revised edition. Edited by Vicary Gibbs, et al. 13 vols. in 14. London: St Catherine Press. 1910–59.

Record of the Royal Society of London: The record of the Royal Society of London for the promotion of natural knowledge. 4th edition. London: Royal Society. 1940.