George Campbell, 8t Duke o Argyll

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The Duke o Argyll

George Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll by George Frederic Watts.jpg
Portrait o Argyll, c. 1860
Laird Privy Seal
In office
4 Januar 1853 – 7 December 1855
MonarchVictoria
Prime MeenisterThe Earl o Aiberdeen
The Viscoont Palmerston
Precedit biThe Marquess o Salisbury
Succeedit biThe Yerl o Harrowby
In office
18 Juin 1859 – 26 Juin 1866
MonarchVictoria
Prime MeenisterThe Viscoont Palmerston
The Earl Russell
Precedit biThe Yerl o Hardwicke
Succeedit biThe Yerl o Malmesbury
In office
28 Apryle 1880 – 2 Mey 1881
MonarchVictoria
Prime MeenisterWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Precedit biThe Duke o Northumberland
Succeedit biThe Laird Carlingford
Postmaster General
In office
30 November 1855 – 21 Februar 1858
MonarchVictoria
Prime MeenisterThe Viscoont Palmerston
Precedit biThe Viscoont Canning
Succeedit biThe Laird Colchester
Secretar o State for Indie
In office
9 December 1868 – 17 Februar 1874
MonarchVictoria
Prime MeenisterWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Precedit biSir Stafford Northcote, Bt
Succeedit biThe Marquess o Salisbury
Personal details
Born30 April 1823 (1823-04-30)
Ardencaple Castle, Dunbairtonshire
Dee'd24 Apryle 1900(1900-04-24) (aged 76)
Inveraray Castle, Argyll
CeetizenshipUnitit Kinrick o Great Breetain an Ireland
NaitionalityScots
Poleetical pairtyLeeberal
Spoose(s)
Bairns
Parents

George John Douglas Campbell, 8t Duke o Argyll, KG, KT, PC, FRS, FRSE (30 Apryle 1823 – 24 Apryle 1900), styled Marquess o Lorne till 1847, wis a Scots peer an Leeberal politeecian as weel as a writer on science, releegion, an the politics o the 19t century.

Poleetical offices
Precedit bi
The Marquess o Salisbury
Laird Privy Seal
1852–1855
Succeedit bi
The Yerl o Harrowby
Precedit bi
The Viscoont Canning
Postmaister General
1855–1858
Succeedit bi
The Laird Colchester
Precedit bi
The Yerl o Hardwicke
Laird Privy Seal
1859–1866
Succeedit bi
The Yerl o Malmesbury
Precedit bi
Sir Stafford Northcote, Bt
Secretar o State for Indie
1868–1874
Succeedit bi
The Marquess o Salisbury
Precedit bi
The Duke o Northumberland
Laird Privy Seal
1880–1881
Succeedit bi
The Laird Carlingford
Honorar teetles
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The Marquess o Breadalbane
Laird Lieutenant o Argyllshire
1862–1900
Succeedit bi
The Duke o Argyll
Academic offices
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The Viscoont Melville
Chancellor o the Varsity o St Andras
1851–1900
Succeedit bi
The Laird Balfour o Burleigh
Precedit bi
The Yerl o Eglinton
Rector o the Varsity o Glesga
1854–1856
Succeedit bi
Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Bt
Peerage o Scotland
Precedit bi
John Campbell
Duke o Argyll
1847–1900
Succeedit bi
John Campbell
Peerage o the Unitit Kinrick
New creation Duke o Argyll
1892–1900
Succeedit bi
John Campbell