Fox Maule

Hon. Fox Maule

Rush ID: 4955

Details

Born:
22 April 1801
Died:
6 July 1874
Birth place:
Brechin Castle, Forfarshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
1st Baron Panmure and his first wife, Patricia Heron Gordon
Notes:
Died July 1874. Also held ministerial office (Secretary at War, during Crimean War) after succession to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
4955
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333304
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MAULE, Hon. Fox (1801-1874)
  2. MAULE-RAMSAY, Fox (1801-1874) **

Alternative names

  1. Fox (Fox) Maule-Ramsay (a.k.a.)

    1861 - 1874

    assumed surname of his cousin's family after inheriting Earldom of Dalhousie

Peerages

  1. 2nd Baron Panmure

    Hereditary

    1852

  2. 11th Earl of Dalhousie

    Hereditary

    1860

    Succeeded his cousin.

Constituencies

  1. Perth

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1852*
    Date of exit: 13 April 1852
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Elgin District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1838*
    Date of election: 13 February 1838
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Perthshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1835-1841

    Home Office

  2. Secretary at War 1846-1852

  3. Vice-President of the Board of Trade 1841

Marriages

  1. Abercromby, Montague

    Year: 1831

Relationships

  1. Brother of Lauderdale Maule

  2. Cousin of Ramsay

  3. Indirect relative of John Ramsay

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member