Henry Pelham

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Henry Pelham

Henry Pelham, Parliamentary Art Collection.jpg
Prime Meenister o Great Breetain
In office
27 August 1743 – 6 Mairch 1754
MonarchGeorge II
Precedit biThe Yerl o Wilmington
Succeedit biThe Duke o Newcastle
Chancellor o the Exchequer
In office
12 December 1743 – 6 Mairch 1754
MonarchGeorge II
Precedit biSamuel Sandys
Succeedit biWilliam Lee
Personal details
Born25 September 1694(1694-09-25)
Laughton, Sussex, Ingland
Dee'd6 Mairch 1754(1754-03-06) (aged 59)
St James's, Middlesex, Ingland
Poleetical pairtyWhig
Spoose(s)Catherine Manners (m. 1726)
Bairns4
Alma materHart Hall, Oxford[1]
ReligionKirk o Ingland

Henry Pelham, PC, FRS (25 September 1694 – 6 Mairch 1754) wis a Breetish Whig statesman, wha served as Prime Meenister o Great Breetain frae 27 August 1743 till his daith.

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