William Ponsonby, 1st Baron de Mauley(1787-1855), Politician; MP for Dorset
Sitter in 2 portraits
- Frederick Ponsonby, 3rd Earl of Bessborough (father)
- Henrietta Frances ('Harriet') Ponsonby (née Spencer), Countess of Bessborough (mother)
- John William Ponsonby, 4th Earl of Bessborough (brother)
- John Ponsonby, 5th Earl of Bessborough (nephew)
- Frederick George Brabazon Ponsonby, 6th Earl of Bessborough (nephew)
- Georgiana Cavendish (née Spencer), Duchess of Devonshire (aunt)
- Hon. Frances Anna Georgiana Kinnaird (née Ponsonby) (daughter)
- Lady Caroline Lamb (sister)
- Sir Frederic Cavendish Ponsonby (brother)
- Frederick John Ponsonby (nephew)
- Hon. Gerald Henry Brabazon Ponsonby (nephew)
- Sir Henry Frederick Ponsonby (nephew)
- Sir Spencer Cecil Brabazon Ponsonby-Fane (né Ponsonby) (nephew)
- John Spencer, 1st Earl Spencer (grandfather)
- (Margaret) Georgiana Spencer (née Poyntz), Countess Spencer (grandmother)
- George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer (uncle)
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