John Manners, 7th Duke of Rutland

John James Robert Manners, 7th Duke of Rutland, KG, GCB, PC (13 December 1818  4 August 1906), known as Lord John Manners before 1888, was an English statesman.

The Duke of Rutland
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
In office
16 August 1886  11 August 1892
MonarchVictoria
Prime MinisterThe Marquess of Salisbury
Preceded byThe Viscount Cranbrook
Succeeded byJames Bryce
Personal details
Born(1818-12-13)13 December 1818
Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire
Died4 August 1906(1906-08-04) (aged 87)
Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire
NationalityBritish
Political partyConservative
Spouse(s)
Catherine Marley
(m. 1851; died 1854)

Janetta Hughan
(m. 1862; died 1899)
Children8, including Henry, Edward, and Cecil
Parent(s)John Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland
Lady Elizabeth Howard
Alma materTrinity College, Cambridge

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