William Lamb, 2nt Viscoont Melbourne

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The Viscoont Melbourne

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer.jpg
Prime Meenister o the Unitit Kinrick
In office
18 Apryle 1835 – 30 August 1841
MonarchWilliam IV
Victoria
Precedit biSir Robert Peel, Bt
Succeedit biSir Robert Peel, Bt
In office
16 Julie 1834 – 14 November 1834
MonarchWilliam IV
Precedit biThe Yerl Grey
Succeedit biThe Duke o Wellington
Leader o the Opposeetion
In office
30 August 1841 – October 1842
MonarchVictoria
Prime MeenisterSir Robert Peel, Bt
Precedit biSir Robert Peel, Bt
Succeedit biLaird John Russell
In office
14 November 1834 – 18 April 1835
MonarchWilliam IV
Prime MeenisterSir Robert Peel, Bt
Precedit biThe Duke o Wellington
Succeedit biSir Robert Peel, Bt
Hame Secretary
In office
22 November 1830 – 16 Julie 1834
Prime MeenisterThe Yerl Grey
Precedit biSir Robert Peel, Bt
Succeedit biThe Viscoont Duncannon
Chief Secretar for Ireland
In office
29 Apryle 1827 – 21 Juin 1828
Prime MeenisterGeorge Canning
The Viscoont Goderich
The Duke o Wellington
Precedit biHenry Goulburn
Succeedit biLaird Francis Leveson-Gower
Leader o the Hoose o Lairds
In office
16 Julie 1834 – 14 November 1834
Prime MeenisterHimsel
Precedit biCharles Grey, 2nt Yerl Grey
Succeedit biArthur Wellesley, 1st Duke o Wellington
In office
18 Apryle 1835 – 30 August 1841
Precedit biArthur Wellesley, 1st Duke o Wellington
Succeedit biArthur Wellesley, 1st Duke o Wellington
Member o Pairlament for Leominster
In office
1806–1806
Precedit biJohn Lubbock
Charles Kinnaird
Succeedit biJohn Lubbock
Henry Bonham
Member o Pairlament for Portarlington
In office
1807–1812
Precedit biSir Oswald Mosley, 2nt Baronet, o Ancoats
Succeedit biArthur Shakespeare (MP)
Member o Pairlament for Peterborough
In office
1816–1819
Precedit biWilliam Elliot (MP)
George Ponsonby
Succeedit biJames Scarlett, 1st Baron Abinger
Sir Robert Heron, 2nt Baronet
Personal details
Born15 Mairch 1779(1779-03-15)
Lunnon, Ingland
Dee'd24 November 1848(1848-11-24) (aged 69)
Brocket Hall, Hertfordshire, Ingland
Poleetical pairtyWhig
Spoose(s)Leddy Caroline Ponsonby (m. 1805; d. 1828)
Bairns2
Alma materTrinity College, Cambridge
ReligionKirk o Ingland
SignaturCursive signatur in ink

William Lamb, 2nt Viscoont Melbourne, PC, FRS (15 Mairch 1779 – 24 November 1848), uisually addressed as Laird Melbourne, wis a Breetish Whig statesman wha served as Hame Secretar (1830–1834) an Prime Meenister (1834 an 1835–1841).