General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon

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George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Belgrave Square, London, England
Place of Burial: Elgin Cathedral
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon and Jane Gordon, Duchess of Gordon
Husband of Elizabeth Gordon, Duchess of Gordon
Brother of Charlotte Lennox, Duchess of Richmond; Lady Madeline of Gordon; Susan Montagu, Duchess of Manchester; Louisa Cornwallis, Marchioness Cornwallis; Georgiana Elizabeth Russell (Gordon), Duchess of Bedford and 1 other

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About General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon

"General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon GCB, PC (2 February 1770 – 28 May 1836), styled Marquess of Huntly until 1827, was a Scottish nobleman, soldier and politician and the last of his illustrious line."



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Citations / Sources :

1. [S452] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 1 p. 54; vol. 2 p. 45 fn. (c), 85; vol. 3 p. 457.

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General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon's Timeline

February 2, 1770
Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland
December 11, 1813
Age 43
May 28, 1836
Age 66
Belgrave Square, London, England
Elgin Cathedral