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