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NameThomas Richard BEAUMONT
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Colonel Thomas Richard Beaumont (29 April 1758 – 31 July 1829)[1] was a British Tory[2] politician and soldier.

He was the son of Thomas Beaumont and his wife Anne Ayscough, daughter of Edward Ayscough.[3] Beaumont raised the 21st Light Dragoons in 1794 and afterwards served as the regiment's colonel until 1802.[4] He entered the British House of Commons in 1795 and sat for Northumberland first in the Parliament of Great Britain, then in Parliament of the United Kingdom until 1818.

Beuamont married Diana Wentworth, daughter of Sir Thomas Wentworth, 5th Baronet.[5] They had three daughters and five sons.[5] Beaumont died at Bretton Hall.[5] His oldest son Thomas Wentworth Beaumont represented the same constituency as his father.[5]
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