Charles Grant

Mr Charles Grant

Rush ID: 6832

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1783
Died:
23 April 1866
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Colonial landowner / merchant
Election occupation:
Colonial landowner / merchant
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6832
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333452
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GRANT, Charles (1783-1866)

Peerages

  1. Baron Glenalg

    1st Baron Glenalg

    New hereditary

    1835

Constituencies

  1. Inverness-shire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: First elected in 1818. check party

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary for Ireland

  2. President of the Board of Control 1830-1834

  3. Secretary of State 1835-1839

    Princ. Colonial Dept

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Relationships

  1. Brother of Robert Grant

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member