Viscount Combermere, Wellington Stapleton-Cotton
Person Born 24/11/1818 Died 1/12/1891
Categories: Politics & Administration
Born Bedford. Inherited the title from his father, the first Viscount, in 1865. Was killed in a collision with a horse-drawn carriage and while all the family and staff were away at the funeral his ghost was photographed in the family library. We kid you not - here's the photo.