Hon James Oswald MP

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James Oswald

Birthdate: (53)
Death: March 24, 1769 (53)
Hammersmith, Middlesex, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of James Oswald and Anne Oswald
Husband of Elizabeth Townsend
Father of James Townsend Oswald
Brother of John Oswald; Matthew Oswald; Thomas Oswald; William Oswald and Henry Oswald

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About Hon James Oswald MP

James Oswald (1715-69) of Dunnikier, Fife; educ. Edinburgh, Lincoln's Inn, and Leyden; advocate 1738; M.P. 1741-68; Commissioner of the Navy 1745-7; Lord of Trade 1751-9; Lord of Treasury 1759-63; Privy Councillor 1763; Joint Vice-Treasurer of Ireland 1763-7.A fellow-townsman of Smith's, Oswald was an early and intimate friend of Smith, Henry Home, and David Hume.

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Hon James Oswald MP's Timeline

1715
June 12, 1715
1748
February 23, 1748
Age 32
1769
March 24, 1769
Age 53
Middlesex, United Kingdom
April 1, 1769
Age 53
London, England