George Agar-Ellis

George James Welbore Agar-Ellis (1797 - 1833)

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George James Welbore "1st Baron Dover" Agar-Ellis
Born in Dover, Kent, Englandmap
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Husband of — married in Chiswick, Middlesex, Englandmap
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Died in Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, Englandmap
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Categories: Westminster School | Christ Church, Oxford | Members of Parliament, Heytesbury | Members of Parliament, Seaford | Members of Parliament, Ludgershall | Members of Parliament, Okehampton | Members of Parliament, United Kingdom.

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Biography

George James Welbore Agar-Ellis, 1st Baron Dover was born on 17 January 1797. He was the son of Henry Welbore Ellis, 2nd Viscount Clifden of Gowran and Lady Caroline Spencer. He married Lady Georgiana Howard, daughter of George Howard, 6th Earl of Carlisle and Lady Georgiana Dorothy Cavendish, on 7 March 1822. He died on 10 July 1833 at age 36.

Children:

  1. Henry AGAR-ELLIS 1825–1866 • KJMD-P6B ​
  2. Lucia Caroline Elizabeth AGAR-ELLIS 1827–1895 • L41P-J3J ​
  3. Caroline Anne Harriet Agar Ellis 1828–Deceased • MS73-JGB ​
  4. Leopold George Frederick AGAR-ELLIS 1829–1899 • LC9N-L56 ​
  5. Hon. Diana Mary Blanche Georgiana AGAR-ELLIS 1833–1890 • LKY4-TMJ ​
  6. George Ellis 1833–1898 • LC9N-5NC

He was educated at Westminster School, Westminster, London, England. He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1816 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) in 1816. He was invested as a Fellow, Society of Antiquaries (F.S.A.) in 1816. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Heytesbury between 1818 and 1820. He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1819 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)

He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Seaford between 1820 and 1826. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Ludgershall between 1826 and 1830. He held the office of Trustee of the National Gallery in 1827. He held the office of Trustee of the British Museum between 1829 and 1833. He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1830. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Okehampton between 1830 and 1831. He was Chief Commissioner of Woods and Forests between 1830 and 1831. He was created 1st Baron Dover, of Dover, Kent [U.K.] on 20 June 1831.

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