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James Stopford, 3rd Earl of Courtown (Paperback) Loot Price: R784
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James Stopford, 3rd Earl of Courtown (Paperback): Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster
James Stopford, 3rd Earl of Courtown (Paperback): Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster

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James Stopford, 3rd Earl of Courtown (Paperback)

Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster

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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles James George Stopford, 3rd Earl of Courtown KP, PC, known as Viscount Stopford from 1770 to 1810, was an Anglo-Irish peer and Tory politician. Courtown was the eldest son of James Stopford, 2nd Earl of Courtown, and his wife Mary, and was educated at Eton. He served with the Coldstream Guards and achieved the rank of Captain. In 1790 he was elected to the House of Commons for Great Bedwyn, a seat he held until 1796 and again from 1806 to 1807, and also represented Lanark from 1796 to 1802, Dumfries from 1803 to 1806 and Marlborough from 1807 to 1810. In 1793 he succeeded his father as Treasurer of the Household in the government of William Pitt the Younger, a post he held until 1806, and again from 1807 to 1812 under the Duke of Portland and Spencer Perceval. Courtown succeeded his father in the earldom 1810 and held office in the House of Lords as Captain of the Honourable Band of Gentlemen Pensioners under the Earl of Liverpool between 1812 and 1827 and as Captain of the Yeomen of the Guard under Sir Robert Peel in 1835. He was admitted to the Privy Council in 1793 and made a Knight of the Order of St Patrick in 1821.

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Imprint: Alphascript Publishing
Country of origin: United States
Release date: November 2010
First published: November 2010
Editors: Frederic P. Miller • Agnes F. Vandome • John McBrewster
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 6mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 104
ISBN-13: 978-6133948365
Barcode: 9786133948365
Categories: Books > Humanities > History > World history > 1750 to 1900
Books > History > World history > 1750 to 1900
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LSN: 6133948361

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