The Right Honourable Spencer Perceval KC

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
In office
4 October 1809 – 11 May 1812
Monarch George III
Preceded by The Duke of Portland
Succeeded by The Earl of Liverpool
Regent Prince George

Chancellor of the Exchequer
In office
26 March 1807 – 11 May 1812
Prime Minister The Duke of Portland
Preceded by Lord Henry Petty
Succeeded by Nicholas Vansittart

Political party Tory
Alma mater Trinity College, Cambridge
Religion Church of England (Evangelical)


Spencer Perceval was born 1 November 1762 in North Audley Street, Mayfair, London, England, United Kingdom to John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont (1710-1770) and Catherine Compton, 1st Baroness Arden (1731-1784) and died 11 May 1812 House of Commons, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom of assassination by gunshot. He married Jane Wilson (-1844) 10 August 1790 .


Offspring of Spencer Perceval and Jane Wilson (-1844)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Jane Perceval (1791-1824)
Frances Perceval (1792-1877)
Maria Perceval (1794-1877)
Spencer Perceval (1795-1859)
Charles Perceval (1796-1796)
Frederick James Perceval (1797-1861)
Henry Perceval (1799-1885)
Dudley Montagu Perceval (1800-1856)
Isabella Perceval (1801-1886)
John Thomas Perceval (1803-1876)
Louisa Perceval (1804-1891)
Frederica Elizabeth Perceval (1805-1900)
Ernest Augustas Perceval (1807-1896)

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