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Sir Rt Hon George Henry Rose[1]

Male 1771 - 1855  (84 years)


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  • Name George Henry Rose 
    Prefix Sir Rt Hon 
    Born 1771 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jun 1855 
    Person ID I48416  My Genealogy

    Father Rt Hon George Rose,   b. 17 Jun 1744, Brechin, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1818  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Theodora Duer,   b. Bef 1771,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F10749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances (of Duncombe Park) Duncombe,   d. 12 Oct 1861 
    Children 
     1. Frances Theodora Rose,   b. 31 Aug 1798,   d. 12 Jul 1879  (Age 80 years)
     2. Field Marshal Hugh Henry (1st Baron Strathnairn) Rose,   b. 6 Apr 1801,   d. 16 Oct 1885  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F20893  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Rose was sent to the United States as a special envoy to treat concerning the Chesapeake-Leopard impressment case. He was born in 1771, the son of George Rose, Clerk of Parliaments and Theodora, the daughter of John Duer of Antigua, West Indies. He was educated at St. Johns College, Cambridge. He had a successful career as a diplomat and as M.P. and he succeeded his father as Clerk of Parliaments. He married Frances the daughter of Thomas Duncombe of Duncombe Park, Yorkshire. Their son Hugh Henry, became Baron Strathnairn of Strathnairn and Jßnsi. He died in 1855 at Sandhills House near Christchurch, Hampshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S883] Hamish Maclaren.