Há 2 dias · Richard Colley Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley, KG, KP, PC, PC (Ire) (20 June 1760 – 26 September 1842) was an Anglo-Irish politician and colonial administrator. He was styled as Viscount Wellesley until 1781, when he succeeded his father as 2nd Earl of Mornington .
- Garret Wesley (father), Anne Hill-Trevor (mother)
- The Earl of Liverpool, George Canning, The Viscount Goderich
Há 2 dias · Wellesley's mother was the eldest daughter of Arthur Hill-Trevor, 1st Viscount Dungannon, after whom Wellesley was named. Wellesley was the sixth of nine children born to the Earl and Countess of Mornington. His siblings included Richard, Viscount Wellesley (1760–1842); later 1st Marquess Wellesley, 2nd Earl of Mornington, Baron Maryborough.
- Tory (until 1834), Conservative (1834 onwards)
6 de set. de 2019 · Richard Colley Wellesley, Marquis Wellesley, governor-general of India, was born at Dangan Castle on 20 June 1760. He was the eldest of the six sons of Garrett Wellesley, first viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle and earl of Mornington in the county of Meath.
Há 4 dias · He was born at Kedleston Hall, built on the site where his family, who were of Norman ancestry, had lived since the 12th century. His mother, exhausted by childbirth, died when George was 16; her husband survived her by 41 years. Neither parent exerted a major influence on Curzon's life.
15 de mar. de 2023 · Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, Marquis of Salisbury. 1903 Oct. 31–1907 (d. Feb.). George Joachim Goschen, Viscount Goschen. 1907 Mar. 14–1925 (d. Mar.). George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquis Curzon of Kedleston. 1925 May. Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner. 1925 July 2–1928 (d. Mar.). George Cave, Viscount Cave. 1928 June 16 ...
14 de mar. de 2023 · Mar 14, 2023 Lord Wellesley served as Governor-General of Fort Williams from 1798 to 1805. During his reign, the fourth and final Anglo-Mysore war was fought, and Tipu was killed. In addition, the Second Anglo-Maratha War occurred, in which Bhonsle, Scindia, and Holkar were defeated.
16 de mar. de 2023 · Lord Wellesley, (1760–1842) is associated with the introduction of Subsidiary Alliance under which British assured the protection to the princely states. Lastly Earl of Minto. (1751–1814) established the Ryotwari system in Madras along with introducing the Mahalwari system in Northern India.