Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

Reference Entry

Dundas, Charles, Baron Amesbury (1751-1832), politician

Michael Fry

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/8246
Dundas, Charles, Baron Amesbury (1751-1832), politician

Preview

Dundas, Charles, Baron Amesbury (1751-1832), politician, was born on 5 April 1751, second son of Thomas Dundas (c. 1708-1786) Dundas family Fingask and Kerse, landowner, of Fingask, Stirlingshire, and his second wife, Lady Janet Maitland (1721-1805), daughter of Charles Maitland, sixth earl of Lauderdale and Elizabeth Ogilvy. His family's fortunes ...

Reference Entry.  542 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »