George Duff

Mr George Skene Duff

Rush ID: 6731

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1816
Died:
15 March 1889
Birth place:
Edinburgh, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Diplomatic service
Election occupation:
Diplomatic service
Parentage:
General Hon. Sir Alexander Duff and daughter of James Skein
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6731
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5544593
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DUFF, George (1816-1889)

Constituencies

  1. Elgin District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857*
    Date of exit: 19 December 1857
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Relationships

  1. Brother of James Duff

  2. Related by marriage to John Ricardo

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Boodle's Club

  3. Army and Navy Club