- Augustus Keppel, 5th Earl of Albemarle
Augustus Frederick Keppel, 5th Earl of Albemarle (
2 June 1794– 15 March 1851), styled Viscount Bury from 1804 until 1849, was an English nobleman.
Bury was commissioned an ensign in the
1st Regiment of Foot Guardson 7 April 1811. He was promoted to Lieutenant and Captain on 12 January 1814. In 1815, he was appointed aide-de-campto HSH William, Prince of Orange and fought at Waterloo.
4 May 1816, Bury married Frances Steer, but the couple had no children. He sat as Member of Parliamentfor Arundel from 1820 to 1826, and was appointed a Deputy Lieutenantof Norfolkon 13 March 1845. [LondonGazette | issue=20458 | startpage=1017 | date=1845-04-01]
He succeeded his father as
Earl of Albemarlein October 1849, but he was subsequently adjudged to have been insanesince July 1849. Accordingly, he never sat in the House of Lords. Upon his death in 1851, he was succeeded by his brother George.
*cite book | last=Doyle | first=James William Edmund | title=The Official Baronage of England | place=London | publisher=Longmans, Green | year=1885 | page=36–37 | url=http://books.google.com/books?id=B-kIAAAAIAAJ&pg=PA23 | accessdate=2008-06-14
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