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Colonel Fulke Southwell Greville-Nugent, 1st Baron Greville (17 February 1821 – 25 January 1883) was an Irish politician, born Fulke Southwell Greville.

He was the son of Capt. William Fulke Greville, and the grandson of Fulke Greville. He married Lady Rosa Emily Mary Anne Nugent, only daughter and heir of George Nugent, 1st Marquess of Westmeath. They had six children:

  • Algernon Greville-Nugent, 2nd Baron Greville (1841–1909)
  • Hon. George Frederick Greville-Nugent (1842–1897)
  • Hon. Robert Southwell Greville-Nugent (26 March 1847 – 1912)
  • Hon. Reginald James Macartney Greville-Nugent (1848–1878)
  • Hon. Patrick Emilius John Greville-Nugent (6 August 1852 – 1925), married Ermengarda Ogilvy on 5 June 1882
  • Hon. Mildred Charlotte Greville-Nugent (d. 1906), married Alexius Huchet, Marquis de La Bêdoyére on 26 August 1869

He held the seat of Longford County as a Liberal from 19 July 1852 until 1869, when he was raised to the Peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron Greville. He had adopted the surname of Nugent-Greville in 1866.

He served as Lord Lieutenant of Westmeath from 1871 to 1883.


Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Richard Maxwell Fox
Richard More O'Ferrall
Member of Parliament for County Longford
with Richard Maxwell Fox 1852–1856
Henry George Hughes 1856–1857
Henry White 1857–1861
Luke White 1861–1862
Myles William O'Reilly 1862–1869

Succeeded by
Myles William O'Reilly
Reginald Greville-Nugent
Honorary titles
Preceded by
Abel Smith
High Sheriff of Hertfordshire
Succeeded by
William John Lysley
Preceded by
The Marquess of Westmeath
Lord Lieutenant of Westmeath
Succeeded by
Sir Benjamin Chapman, Bt
Peerage of the United Kingdom
New creation Baron Greville
Succeeded by
Algernon Greville


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