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|Le Marchant, Denis.|
(age 22) at TRINITY, Dec. 7, 1816.
[2nd] s. of [Major-General] John Gaspard, B. [June 17, 1795], at Newcastle-on-Tyne.
Matric. Lent, 1817.
Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, Nov. 27, 1815.
Called to the Bar, 1823.
Principal Secretary to Lord Brougham, Lord Chancellor, 1830-4. Clerk of the Crown in Chancery, 1834-6. Secretary to the Board of Trade, 1836-41.
Joint Secretary to the Treasury, 1841-4. Created Bart.
Oct. 14, 1841.
M.P. for Worcester, 1846-7. Under-Secretary for the Home Dept., 1847-8; again Secretary to the Board of Trade, 1848-50.
Chief Clerk to the House of Commons, 1850-71.
Married, Jan. 9, 1835, Sarah Eliza, 4th dau. of Charles Smith, of Suttons, Essex, M.P., and had issue.
Author, a Memoir of his father.
Edited Walpole's Memoirs of the Reign of George III. Of Chobham Place, Woking.
Died Oct. 30, 1874, in London.
(Eton Sch. Lists; Boase, II. 383; Burke, P. and B.; D.N.B.)
|Denis LE MARCHANT |
Approx. lifespan: 17951874
pens. aged 22 Trinity College adm1816:12:07
2nd s. of Major-General: John Gaspard, b. 1795:06:17, at Newcastle-on-Tyne [Northumberland],
Adm. Lincoln's Inn: 1815:11:27
Called to the Bar: 1823
Principal Sec. to: : Lord Brougham, Lord Chancellor: 1830-34
Clerk of: : Crown in Chancery 1834-36
Sec. to: : Board of Trade 1836-41
Joint Sec. to: : Treasury 1841-44
Created Bart. 1841:10:14
M.P. for: : Worcester, [Worcestershire], 1846-47
Under-Sec. for: : Home Department 1847-48
Sec. to: : Board of Trade 1848-50
Chief Clerk to: : House of Commons 1850-71
m. 1835:01:09 Sarah Eliza SMITH 4th dau. of Charles SMITH, of Suttons, Essex , M.P.: and had issue.
Publ.: a Memoir of his father. Edited Walpole's Memoirs of the Reign of George III
Of Chobham Place, Chobham, Woking, [Surrey],
d. 1874:10:30 in London ,
( Eton School Lists; Boase, II. 383; Burke, P. and B.; D.N.B. )