John Arthur Roebuck (1802 – 1879), British Politician, Was Intimate With The L ...
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Description: John Arthur Roebuck (1802 – 1879), British politician, was intimate with the leading radical and utilitarian reformers. A Member of Parliament he took a general attitude of hostility to the government of the day, be it what it might, which he retained throughout his life. he was challenged to duel on several occasions, noteably by George Smythe, 7th Viscount Strangford following Roebuck’s support of Sir James Graham.