James Stanhope, 1st Earl Stanhope

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The Earl Stanhope
James Stanhope, 1st Earl Stanhope by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt.jpg
Portrait by Godfrey Kneller, c.1705–1710
First Lord of the Treasury
In office
12 April 1717 21 March 1718
  1. Pearce p. 1
  2. Chisholm 1911, p. 773.
  3. Chisholm 1911, pp. 773–774.
  4. Williams. Stanhope. p. 26
  5. Williams. Stanhope p.31-32
  6. Williams. Stanhope. p. 34
  7. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Chisholm 1911, p. 774.
  8. Cruickshanks, Eveline. "Sir Thomas Crosse". HistoryofParliamentOnline.org. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  9. Tolley, Stewart (2017). "In Praise of General Stanhope; Reputation, Public Opinion and the Battle of Almenar 1710-1733". British Journal for Military History. 3 (22): 1 passim. Retrieved 15 March 2018.
  10. Phillips, Carla (2011). "e Allied Occupation of Madrid in 1710: A Turning Point in the War of the Spanish Succession". Journal of the Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies. 35 (1): 21–25.
  11. Holmes p.356-357
  12. Williams. Stanhope p. 118
  13. Williams. Stanhope p. 121
  14. Williams. Stanhope p. 169
  15. Williams. Stanhope p. 200
  16. "The Peerages of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom". Leigh Rayment's Peerage Page. Leigh Rayment. Archived from the original on 8 June 2008. Retrieved 9 December 2012.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  17. Pearce p.87-89
  18. A. Newman, The Stanhopes of Chevening (1969), p. 99.
  19. Basil Williams, The Whig Supremacy: 1714 1760 (2nd ed. 1962) p 169.

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Parliament of England
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With: Edward Richards
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Preceded by Member of Parliament for Cockermouth
1702  1707
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Parliament of England
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With: Thomas Lamplugh 1707–1708
Albemarle Bertie 1708–1710
Nicholas Lechmere 1710–1713
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Preceded by Member of Parliament for Wendover
1714  1715
With: Sir Roger Hill
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With: Nicholas Lechmere
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Preceded by Member of Parliament for Aldborough
With: William Jessop
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Preceded by Member of Parliament for Newport (Isle of Wight)
With: William Stephens
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Political offices
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Governor of Minorca
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Preceded by Secretary of State for the Southern Department
Succeeded by
Preceded by Secretary of State for the Northern Department
Succeeded by
Preceded by First Lord of the Treasury
Succeeded by
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Succeeded by
Preceded by Secretary of State for the Northern Department
Succeeded by
Military offices
Preceded by Colonel of James Stanhope's Regiment of Foot
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Frans van Nassau
Colonel of James Stanhope's Regiment of Dragoons
Regiment disbanded
New regiment Colonel of James Stanhope's Regiment of Dragoons
Regiment disbanded
Peerage of Great Britain
New creation Earl Stanhope
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Viscount Stanhope

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