John Crichton-Stuart, 2nd Marquess of Bute

John Crichton-Stuart, 2nd Marquess of Bute

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Crichton-Stuart, 2nd Marquess of Bute, KT, FRS (10 August 1793 - 18 March 1848) was the son of John, Lord Mount Stuart (eldest son of the 1st Marquess of Bute) and the former Lady Elizabeth McDouall-Crichton (daughter of the 6th Earl of Dumfries). He was the creator of modern Cardiff in Wales, building Cardiff Docks. Born John Stuart, he was styled Lord Mount Stuart from his father's death in 1794, and succeeded his maternal grandfather as 7th Earl of Dumfries in 1803 (adding the surname Crichton before that of Stuart in 1805), before succeeding his paternal grandfather as 2nd Marquess of Bute in 1814. He married, firstly, Lady Maria North (daughter of the 3rd Earl of Guilford) on 29 July 1818.show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613661331X
  • 9786136613314