Fleetwood, Peter Hesketh, Sir (M)

Surname: Fleetwood
Forename(s): Peter Hesketh
b. 9 May 1801. d. 12 April 1866. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Baronet, politician, poet, translator. Born in Lancaster, Lancashire. Educated at Trinity College, Oxford. Married twice: (Eliza) Debonnaire Metcalfe in 1826 and Virginie Marie Garcia in 1837. Appointed high sheriff of Lancashire in 1830. MP for Preson (1832-1847). Established the town of Fleetwood on his estate in Fylde, Lancashire, for the new railway. Biographical information: ODNB. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
On Leaving England, 1840 1841 The Keepsake Poet 4800
Life 1843 The Keepsake Poet 4956