Willie Ross, Baron Ross o Marnock

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The Richt Honourable
The Laird Ross o Marnock
MBE PC
Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
4 March 1974 – 8 Apryle 1976
Prime Meenister Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Gordon Campbell
Succeedit bi Bruce Millan
In office
16 October 1964 – 19 Juin 1970
Prime Meenister Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Michael Noble
Succeedit bi Gordon Campbell
Shaidae Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
19 Juin 1970 – 4 Mairch 1974
Leader Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Gordon Campbell
In office
7 December 1961 – 16 October 1964
Leader Harold Wilson
Precedit bi Tom Fraser
Succeedit bi Michael Noble
Member o Pairlament
for Kilmarnock
In office
5 December 1946 – 3 Mey 1979
Precedit bi Clarice Shaw
Succeedit bi William McKelvey
Personal details
Born 7 Apryle 1911(1911-04-07)
Ayr, Scotland
Dee'd 10 Juin 1988(1988-06-10) (aged 77)
Ayr, Scotland
Poleetical pairty Labour
Spoose(s) Elizabeth Aitkenhead
Bairns 2
Alma mater Varsity o Glesga
Profession Teacher
Religion Kirk o Scotland

William Ross, Baron Ross o Marnock, MBE, PC (7 Apryle 1911 – 10 Juin 1988) wis the langest servin Secretar o State for Scotland, haudin office frae 1964 to 1970 an again frae 1974 tae 1976, ootthrou the premiership o Harold Wilson.