Fleetwood, Peter Hesketh, Sir (M)

b. 9 May 1801. d. 12 April 1866. Nationality: English.
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

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