Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland

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Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland

Birthplace: London, England
Death: Died in Syon House, Brentford, London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Alan Ian Percy, 8th Duke of Northumberland and Helen Magdalan Percy (Gordon-Lennox), Duchess of Northumberland
Husband of Elizabeth Diana Percy (Montagu-Douglas-Scott), Duchess of Northumberland
Father of <private> de Cabarrus (Percy); <private> Fellowes (Percy); <private> Harvey (Percy); Henry Alan Walter Richard Percy, 11th Duke Of Northumberland; Ralph Percy, 12th Duke of Northumberland and 2 others
Brother of Henry George Alan Percy, 9th Duke of Northumberland; Elizabeth Ivy Douglas Hamilton (Percy), Duchess of Hamilton; Diana Egerton, Duchess of Sutherland; Richard Charles Percy and Geoffrey William Percy
Half brother of <private> Percy

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About Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland,_10th_Duke_of_Northumberland

  • Lord Lieutenant of Northumberland from 1956 to 1984.
  • Chancellor of the University of Newcastle from 1964 to 1988.
  • Chairman of the Medical Research Council from 1969 to 1977.
  • President of the Royal Agricultural Society of England in 1956 and 1962
  • Chairman of the Agricultural Research Council from 1958 1968.
  • Chairman of the Committee of Enquiry on Foot and Mouth Disease.
  • Lord Steward of H.M. Household from 1973 to 1988.
  • Master of the Percy Foxhounds from 1940 to 1988.

He was commissioned into the Northumberland Hussars. In 1940, as a Lieutenant, he transferred to the Royal Artillery. In 1947, as a Captain, he transferred back to the Northumberland Hussars.


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Hugh Algernon Percy, 10th Duke of Northumberland's Timeline

April 6, 1914
London, England
June 12, 1946
Age 32
London, , , England
July 1, 1953
Age 39
November 16, 1956
Age 42
May 25, 1962
Age 48
October 11, 1988
Age 74
Syon House, Brentford, London, England