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|Balfour, Gerald William.|
Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Feb. 23, 1871. 4th s. of James Maitland (1838), of Whittingehame, Haddington.
B. Apr. 9, 1853, at Edinburgh.
Matric. Michs. 1871; Scholar, 1872; B.A. (5th Classic) 1875; M.A. 1878.
Hon. LL.D. 1920.
Lecturer in Classics, 1878.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, Nov. 2, 1875; no call.
M.P. for Leeds, 1885-1906.
Chief Secretary for Ireland, 1895-1900.
P.C. (Ireland) 1895.
P.C. (Great Britain) 1900.
President of the Board of Trade, 1900-5; of the Local Government Board, 1905-6. Succeeded his brother Arthur James (1866) as 2nd Earl, and Viscount Traprain of Whittingehame, East Lothian, Mar. 19, 1930.
A member of the Alpine Club.
Married and had issue.
Of Fishers' Hill, Woking, Surrey.
Brother of Francis M. (1870), etc.
|Gerald William BALFOUR |
Approx. lifespan: 18531945
Tripos: Trin. Class. 1875star
pens. Trinity College adm1871:02:23
4th s. of James Maitland BALFOUR (1838) of Whittingehame, Haddington, [East Lothian],
b. Edinburgh, [Scotland], 1853:04:09
BA 5 th Classic 1875
Lecturer in Classics: 1878
Adm.: Inner Temple 1875:11:02
M.P. for: : Leeds, [West Riding of Yorkshire], 1885-1906
Chief Sec. for: : Ireland , 1895-1900
P.C. (Ireland) 1895
P.C. (Great Britain) 1900
President of: : Board of Trade 1900-05
President of: : Local Government Board 1905-06
Succeeded his brother Arthur James BALFOUR (1866) as 2nd Earl, and Viscount Traprain of Whittingehame, East Lothian , 1930:03:19
Member of: : Alpine Club
Of Fishers' Hill, Woking, Surrey ,
brother of Francis Maitland BALFOUR (1870) etc.
[add:] Chairman of: Cambridge Committee of Commission on Oxford and Cambridge Universities [:add]
[add:] m. -<fore>Betty, Lady</title% dau. of -<fore> <qual>1st Earl of Lytton</qual> 1887 [:add]
[add:] Latterly of Lady Eleanor's Cottage, Whittingehame, Haddington, Scotland , [:add]
[add:] d. 1945:01:14 [:add]
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