F. J. Robinson, 1st Viscoont Goderich

Frederick John Robinson, 1st Yerl o Ripon, PC (1 November 1782 – 28 Januar 1859), styled The Honourable F. J. Robinson till 1827 an kent as The Viscount Goderich /ˈɡdrɪ/ GOHD-rich[1] atween 1827 an 1833, the name bi which he is best kent tae history, wis a Breetish statesman. He wis Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick atween August 1827 an Januar 1828.

The Yerl o Ripon

Frederick John Robinson, 1st Earl of Ripon by Sir Thomas Lawrence.jpg
Laird Ripon bi Sir Thomas Lawrence.
Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
31 August 1827 – 21 Januar 1828
MonarchGeorge IV
Precedit biGeorge Canning
Succeedit biThe Duke o Wellington
Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
31 Januar 1823 – 20 Apryle 1827
MonarchGeorge IV
Prime MeenisterThe Yerl o Liverpuil
Precedit biNicholas Vansittart
Succeedit biGeorge Canning
Preses o the Buird o Tred
In office
24 Januar 1818 – 21 Februar 1823
MonarchGeorge III
George IV
Prime MeenisterThe Yerl o Liverpuil
Precedit biThe Yerl o Clancarty
Succeedit biWilliam Huskisson
In office
3 September 1841 – 15 May 1843
Prime MeenisterSir Robert Peel
Precedit biHenry Labouchere
Succeedit biWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Personal details
Born1 November 1782(1782-11-01)
Skelton-on-Ure, Yorkshire, Ingland
Dee'd28 Januar 1859(1859-01-28) (aged 76)
Putney Heath, Surrey, Ingland
Poleetical pairtyTory Whig Conservative
Spoose(s)Sarah Hobart (m. 1814)
Alma materSt John's College, Cambridge
ReligionKirk o Ingland


  1. Jones, D, p. 207


  • Jones, Daniel (1972). Everyman's English Pronouncing Dictionary (thirteenth ed.). London: Dent. ISBN 0460030159.