Mountstuart Duff

Mr Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant Duff

Rush ID: 1516

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1829
Died:
12 January 1906
Birth place:
Banff, Banffshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
James Cunninghame Grant Duff and Jane Catherine Ainshe
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1516
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3066350
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DUFF, Mountstuart (1829-1906)

Constituencies

  1. Elgin District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857*
    Date of election: 19 December 1857
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1881*
    Date of exit: c. 1881*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit July 1881 on appointment as Governor of Madras

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1868-1874

    India

  2. Under-Secretary 1880

    Colonial Office

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

  2. (College unknown)

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Webster, Anna Julia

    Year: 1859

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Brooks's Club