William Legge


William Legge

William Legge may refer to:

*William Legge (MP) (1608–1670), member for Southampton (England) 1661–1670
*William Legge, 1st Earl of Dartmouth (1672-1750), Lord Privy Seal
*William Legge, 2nd Earl of Dartmouth (1731-1801), British statesman, Secretary of State for the Colonies 1772–1775.
*William Legge, 4th Earl of Dartmouth (1784–1853), Fellow of the Royal Society
*William Walter Legge, 5th Earl of Dartmouth (1823–1891), Conservative politician, known before 1853 as Viscount Lewisham
*William Legge, 6th Earl of Dartmouth (1851–1936), Conservative politician
*William Legge, 7th Earl of Dartmouth (1881–1958), Conservative politician, known from 1891–36 as Viscount Lewisham.or
*William Vincent Legge (1841–1918), Australian ornithologist
*William Gordon Legge (1913–1999), Canadian Anglican priest


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  • William Legge (MP) — William Legge (1608 – 13 October 1670) was an English royalist army officer and Member of Parliament for Southampton 1661–1670. He also served as Lieutenant General of the Ordnance from 1660 until his death.References*Ian Roy,… …   Wikipedia

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  • William Legge, 1st Earl of Dartmouth — (1672 1750), only son of George Legge, 1st Baron Dartmouth, succeeded to his fathers barony in 1691. In 1702 he was appointed a member of the Board of Trade and Plantations, and eight years later he became Secretary of State for the Southern… …   Wikipedia

  • William Legge, 4th Earl of Dartmouth — William Legge, 4th Earl of Dartmouth, FRS (1784–1853) Succeeded his father George Legge, 3rd Earl of Dartmouth in 1810.He was admitted a Fellow of the Royal Society on 7 November 1822. [cite web | url=http://www.royalsoc.ac.uk/page.asp?id=1727 |… …   Wikipedia

  • William Legge, 10th Earl of Dartmouth — (born 23 September 1949) is a British peer. He is the eldest son of Gerald Legge, 9th Earl of Dartmouth and his first wife, Raine McCorquodale, the daughter of Barbara Cartland.William had a seat in the House of Lords until the Labour Party s… …   Wikipedia

  • William Legge, 2nd Earl of Dartmouth — William Legge 2nd Earl of Dartmouth PC, FRS (June 20 1731 ndash; July 7 1801) was a British statesman who is most remembered for his part in the government before and during the American Revolution. For King George III, Dartmouth was the 2nd… …   Wikipedia

  • William Legge (2e comte de Dartmouth) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir William Legge. William Legge (2e comte de Dartmouth) William Legge (20 juin 1731 – …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Legge, 7th Earl of Dartmouth — Lieutenant Colonel William Legge, 7th Earl of Dartmouth, GCVO, TD (22 February 1881 ndash; 28 February 1958) was a British peer and Conservative politician, known from 1891 ndash;1936 as Viscount Lewisham.Legge was the eldest son of the 6th Earl… …   Wikipedia

  • William Legge, 6th Earl of Dartmouth — William Heneage Legge, 6th Earl of Dartmouth GCVO KCB PC VD TD (6 May 1851 ndash; 11 March 1936) was a British peer and Conservative Party politician.The eldest son of the 5th Earl of Dartmouth, Legge was educated at Eton and Christ Church,… …   Wikipedia


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