Bouverie Francis Primrose

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Bouverie Francis Primrose

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Archibald Primrose, 4th Earl of Rosebery and Harriet St.John-Mildmay
Husband of Frederica Sophia Anson
Father of Alice Jane Primrose
Brother of Archibald John Primrose, Lord Dalmeny
Half brother of Anne Primrose

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About Bouverie Francis Primrose

Biographical Summary

Primrose, Bouverie Francis. 19/09/1813-20/03/1898. Ref: 1222. Male.

  • Titles and British Honours: Honorable, CB.
  • Profession: Administrator.
  • Appointments Held: Receiver-General 1839, Post Office Scotland; Secretary-1882, Joint Boards of Manufactures and Fisheries.
  • Undergraduate Studies: Cambridge University.
  • Marital Status: Married (1838) Fredericker Sophia Lichfield.
  • Mother: Henrietta Bouverie.
  • Father: Archibald John Primrose,4th Earl of Rosebery, 1783-1868.
  • Other Family: Uncle of 5th Earl of Rosebery FRSE1847-1929, Granduncle of 6th Earl of Rosebery FRSE 1882-1974.
  • References: Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 22,1897-9, 721-2.
  • Date of Election: 19/03/1849.
  • Proposers: Sir John Archibald Murray (Lord Murray), 16/12/1848, (ms Proposal NLS Acc 10,000/47).
  • Service to the RSE: Councillor 1854-7.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 751

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Bouverie Francis Primrose's Timeline

September 19, 1813
March 20, 1898
Age 84