Lowther, John Henry, 2nd Baronet of Swillington (M)

b. 23 March 1793. d. 23 June 1868. Nationality: English.
Poet, translator, and politician. Signature: “J. H. Lowther.” Conservative MP for Cockermouth (1816-1826, 1831-1832), Wigtown (1826-1830), and York (1835-1847). Became the 2nd Baronet of Swillington in 1844. High Sheriff of Yorkshire (1852-1853). Biographical information: *Curran Index*; *Wikipedia* <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_John_Lowther,_2nd_Baronet,_of_Swillington> (18 August 2021); Boase 2.518. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 9
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Farewell. In Imitation of Metastastio 1833 The Keepsake Translator 3781
The Anticipation 1833 The Keepsake Poet 3784
Lines from Metastasio 1834 The Keepsake Translator 3856
Translation 1834 The Keepsake Translator 3852
Acrostic on a Patroness of Almack’s 1834 The Keepsake Poet 3799
The Sweets of Love 1834 The Keepsake Poet 3847
The Sweets of Friendship 1834 The Keepsake Poet 3848
The Alloy 1834 The Keepsake Poet 3794
A Sea Fight—In the Distance 1837 The Keepsake Poet 4435