William Pitt, 1st Yerl o Chatham

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The Yerl o Chatham

William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham after Richard Brompton.jpg
William Pitt, 1st Yerl o Chatham
bi Richard Brompton, 1772
Prime Meenister o Great Breetain
In office
30 Julie 1766 – 14 October 1768
MonarchGeorge III
Precedit biThe Marquess o Rockingham
Succeedit biThe Duke o Grafton
Laird Privy Seal
In office
30 Julie 1766 – 14 October 1768
Precedit biThe Duke o Newcastle
Succeedit biThe Yerl o Bristol
Leader o the Hoose o Commons
In office
27 June 1757 – 6 October 1761
Prime MeenisterThe Duke o Newcastle
Precedit biPoseetion vacant
Succeedit biGeorge Grenville
In office
4 December 1756 – 6 Apryle 1757
Prime MeenisterThe Duke o Devonshire
Precedit biHenry Fox
Succeedit biPoseetion vacant
Secretar o State for the Soothren Depairtment
In office
27 Juin 1757 – 5 October 1761
Prime MeenisterThe Duke o Newcastle
Precedit biThe Yerl o Holderness
Succeedit biThe Yerl o Egremont
In office
4 December 1756 – 6 Apryle 1757
Prime MeenisterThe Duke o Devonshire
Precedit biHenry Fox
Succeedit biThe Yerl o Holderness
Peymaster o the Forces
In office
29 October 1746 – 25 November 1755
Prime MeenisterHenry Pelham
The Duke o Newcastle
Precedit biThomas Winnington
Succeedit biThe Yerl o Darlington
The Yerl o Kinnoull
Personal details
Born15 November 1708(1708-11-15)
Wastmeenster, Middlesex, Ingland
Dee'd11 Mey 1778(1778-05-11) (aged 69)
Hayes, Kent, Ingland
Poleetical pairtyWhig
Spoose(s)Hester Grenville (m. 1754)
Bairns5
Alma materTrinity College, Oxford
ReligionKirk o Ingland
Signatur

William Pitt, 1st Yerl o Chatham, PC, FRS (15 November 1708 – 11 Mey 1778) wis a Breetish statesman o the Whig group wha led the govrenment o Great Breetain twice in the middle o the 18t century.