Harry Primrose, 6th Earl of Rosebery

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Albert Edward Harry Mayer Archibald Primrose, 6th Earl of Rosebery

Birthdate: (92)
Birthplace: Mayfair, Westminster, London, England
Death: Died in Mentmore House, Buckinghamshire, England
Cause of death: natural
Immediate Family:

Son of Prime Minister Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery and Hannah Primrose, Countess of Rosebery
Husband of Eva Isabel Marion Primrose, Countess of Rosebery
Ex-husband of Dorothy Alice Margaret Augusta Mack, Lady
Father of Helen Dorothy Smith, Lady; Archibald Ronald Primrose, Lord Dalmeny; Neil Primrose, 7th Earl of Rosebery and Lady Mary Primrose
Brother of Lady Sybil Myra Caroline Grant; Margaret Etrenne Hannah Primrose and Captain The Rt. Hon. Neil James Archibald Primrose

Occupation: Politician, Land owner
Managed by: Ofir Friedman
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About Harry Primrose, 6th Earl of Rosebery

"(Albert Edward) Harry Meyer Archibald Primrose, 6th Earl of Rosebery KT, PC (8 January 1882 – 31 May 1974), styled Lord Dalmeny until 1929, was a British politician who briefly served as Secretary of State for Scotland in 1945."

Lord Dalmeny was commissioned into the Grenadier Guards as a Second lieutenant 12 February 1902. During the First World War, he served in France from 1914–17 as Camp Commandant and ADC to General Allenby and subsequently in Palestine as Allenby's Military Secretary.









Citations / Sources:

[S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."

[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 3, page 4133. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 371.

[S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 9. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

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Harry Primrose, 6th Earl of Rosebery's Timeline

January 8, 1882
Mayfair, Westminster, London, England
February 21, 1882
Chapel Royal, Whitehall, Westminster, Middlesex, England
August 1, 1910
Age 28
Age 30
London, United Kingdom
February 11, 1929
Age 47
Age 52
May 30, 1974
Age 92
Mentmore House, Buckinghamshire, England