Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg, Baron Acton
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg, Baron Acton, created D.C.L. 22 June, 1887, M.P. Carlow 1859-65, Bridgnorth 1865, created Lord Acton 11 Dec., 1869, son of Sir Ferdinand Acton, 7th baronet. See Foster's Peerage.