Alexander Bruce, 6t Laird Balfour o Burleigh

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The Laird Balfour o Burleigh

6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh.jpg
Secretar for Scotland
In office
29 Juin 1895 – 9 October 1903
MonarchQueen Victoria
Edward VII
Prime MeenisterThe Marquess o Salisbury
Arthur Balfour
Precedit biSir George Trevelyan, Bt
Succeedit biAndrew Murray
Personal details
Born13 January 1849 (1849-01-13)
Kennet, Clackmannanshire
Dee'd6 July 1921 (1921-07-07) (aged 72)
Cadogan Square, Lunnon
Poleetical pairtyUnionist
Spoose(s)Lady Katherine Gordon
Alma materOriel College, Oxford

Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6t Laird Balfour o Burleigh KT, GCMG, GCVO, PC, JP, DL (13 Januar 1849 – 6 Julie 1921) wis a Scots Unionist politeecian, banker an statesman, that teuk a leadin pairt in the affairs o the Kirk o Scotland. He wis Secretar for Scotland atween 1895 an 1903.