Howard, George William Frederick, Lord Morpeth, Seventh Earl of Carlisle (M)

b. 18 April 1802. d. 5 December 1864. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and politician. Educated at Christ Church, Oxford. Began his career in politics as a Whig MP for Morpeth, Northumberland, in 1826, then for West Riding, after the Reform Bill passed in 1832, a seat he held on and off until 1848. Became Seventh Earl of Carlisle upon his father’s death in 1848 and moved to the House of Lords. Previously used the courtesy title of Lord Morpeth. Received the Order of the Garter in 1855. Served as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1855-1864). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (JS, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 9
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Scraps of Italy 1829 The Keepsake Poet 2951
Scraps Of Italy 1830 The Keepsake Poet 3109
The Nuptials of the Doge of Venice with the Adriatic Sea 1830 The Keepsake Poet 3106
The Use of Tears 1831 The Keepsake Poet 3146
The Birth of Rhodes 1832 The Keepsake Poet 3578
Stanzas 1832 The Keepsake Poet 3574
Hero’s Song 1833 The Keepsake Poet 3779
The Three Guests 1834 The Keepsake Poet 3790
The Lady and the Novel 1835 The Keepsake Poet 3874