Frederick Ponsonby, 4th Baron Ponsonby of Shulbrede

Intro British Baron
Is Politician
From United Kingdom
Type Politics
Gender male
Birth 27 October 1958
Star sign Scorpio
Politics Labour Party

Frederick Matthew Thomas Ponsonby, 4th Baron Ponsonby of Shulbrede, Baron Ponsonby of Roehampton (born 27 October 1958) is a British peer and Labour politician.

Life

Frederick Ponsonby was the eldest child of Thomas Ponsonby, 3rd Baron Ponsonby of Shulbrede (1930–1990), and his first wife Ursula Fox-Pitt. He succeeded his father as Baron Ponsonby in 1990. He sits for Labour and is a regular contributor in debates. He lost his seat in the House of Lords after the passing of the House of Lords Act 1999. However, in 2000 he was created a life peer as Baron Ponsonby of Roehampton, of Shulbrede in the County of West Sussex, and was able to return to the upper chamber of parliament. He is a member of the Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill. Ponsonby is married and has two children, Eve (born 1991) and Cameron (1995).

Coat of arms of Frederick Ponsonby, 4th Baron Ponsonby of Shulbrede

Crest Out of a ducal coronet Azure three arrows, point downwards, one in pale and two in saltire, entwined at the intersection by a snake proper. Escutcheon Gules a chevron between three combs Argent Motto Pro Rege Lege Grege (For The King, The Law, And The People)

Sources

Mr Frederick Ponsonby (Hansard) Frederick Matthew Thomas Ponsonby, 4th Baron Ponsonby de Shulbrede, * 1958 | Geneall.net Conqueror 86 https://web.archive.org/web/20091003025807/http://www.dodonline.co.uk/engine.asp?lev1=4&lev2=38&menu=81&biog=y&id=26499 The Discovery Service

Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded byThomas Ponsonby Baron Ponsonby of Shulbrede1990–present Incumbent

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