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Sir William Henry Fremantle GCH PC (28 December 1766 – 19 October 1850) was a British politician and the uncle of the 1st Baron Cottesloe.

He was the brother of Admiral Thomas Fremantle, and the uncle of Charles Fremantle.

Fremantle began his Parliamentary career by being elected MP for the Irish borough of Enniskillen, at a by-election on 31 July 1806. He represented the seat until the dissolution of Parliament on 24 October 1806.


  • Parliamentary Election Results in Ireland, 1801-1922, edited by B. M. Walker (Royal Irish Academy 1978)
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
John King
Member of Parliament for Enniskillen
Succeeded by
Nathaniel Sneyd
Preceded by
Matthew Russell
Arthur Champernowne
Member of Parliament for Saltash
with Richard Neville

Succeeded by
Matthew Russell
John Pedley
Preceded by
John Mackenzie
Member of Parliament for the Tain Burghs
Succeeded by
Sir Hugh Innes, Bt
Preceded by
Richard Neville
Lord George Grenville
Member of Parliament for Buckingham
with Viscount Ebrington 1812-1817
James Stanhope 1817-1818
Sir George Nugent, Bt 1818–1827

Succeeded by
Sir George Nugent, Bt
Sir Thomas Fremantle, Bt
Political offices
Preceded by
John King
Junior Secretary to the Treasury
Succeeded by
William Huskisson
Preceded by
Lord Charles Bentinck
Treasurer of the Household
Succeeded by
Earl of Surrey


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