Historical records matching Hon James Oswald MP
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.
- "James Oswald", Westminster Abbey
- Wikipedia contributors. "James Oswald (younger)." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.