Primrose, Archibald John 4th Earl of Rosebery

Male 1783 - 1868  (84 years)


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  • Name Primrose, Archibald John 
    Suffix 4th Earl of Rosebery 
    Born 14 Oct 1783  Dalmeny Linlithgow Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Mar 1868  St. George Hanover Square, Mayfair, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18541  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2016 

    Father Primrose, Neil 3rd Earl of Rosebery,   b. 1728,   d. 25 Mar 1814  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Vincent, Mary,   d. 9 Mar 1823 
    Married 17 Jul 1775 
    Family ID F12431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bouverie, Harriett,   b. 1790,   d. 9 Dec 1834  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 20 May 1808  St Marylebone London England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 1815 
    Children 
     1. Primrose, Archibald John Lord Dalmeny,   b. 2 Oct 1809,   d. 23 Jan 1851  (Age 41 years)
     2. Primrose, Hon. Bouverie Francis,   b. 19 Sep 1813,   d. 20 Mar 1898  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2016 10:52:12 
    Family ID F12435  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 18) at PEMBROKE, Nov. 10, 1801. Eldest s. of [Neil], Earl of Rosebery (and his 2nd wife, Mary, only dau. of Sir Francis Vincent, 7th Bart., of Stoke d'Abernon, Surrey). B. Oct. 14, 1783, at Dalmeny, Linlithgowshire. Matric. Michs. 1801; M.A. 1804; Hon. LL.D. 1819. F.R.S., 1819. M.P. for Helston, 1805-6, and for Cashel, 1806-7. Succeeded as 4th Earl of Rosebery, Mar. 23, 1814. A Representative Peer, 1818-28. Created Baron Rosebery of Rosebery, Edinburgh, in the United Kingdom, Jan. 26, 1828. Privy Councillor, 1831. Knight of the Order of the Thistle, 1840. Lord Lieut. of Linlithgowshire, 1843-63. Married (1) May 20, 1808, the Hon. Harriet, 2nd dau. of the Hon. Bartholomew Bouverie (which marriage was dissolved in 1815), and had issue; (2) Aug. 12, 1819, Anne Margaret, eldest dau. of Thomas, 1st Viscount Anson, and had further issue. Died Mar. 4, 1868, in London, and was succeeded by his grandson, Archibald Philip. Father of Archibald, Lord Dalmeny (1827), and the next; brother of Francis W. (1806). (Burke, P. and B.; G.E.C.; D.N.B.)


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