Ramsay

Lord James Andrew Broun Ramsay

Rush ID: 9114

Details

Born:
22 April 1812
Died:
19 December 1860
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Unknown
Election occupation:
Unknown
Parentage:
9th Earl of Dalhousie
Notes:
Governor-General of India, 1847-1856.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
9114
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333117
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RAMSAY, Lord (1812-1860)
  2. RAMSAY, James (1812-1860) **

Alternative names

  1. James (James Andrew Broun) Ramsay (family name)

    1860

    family name; assumed title Lord Ramsay on father's succession as Earl of Dalhousie

Peerages

  1. 10th Earl of Dalhousie

    Hereditary

    1838

  2. 1st Marquess of Dalhousie

    New hereditary

    1849

Constituencies

  1. Haddingtonshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1838*
    Date of exit: 21 March 1838
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Edinburgh

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Board of Trade 1843-1846

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member