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The Most Honourable
 The Marquess of Normanby
 GCB, GCMG, PC

A drawing of the Marquess made in 1871.

In office
15 February 1858 – 17 September 1863
Monarch Queen Victoria
Preceded by Sir John Le Marchant
Succeeded by Charles Hastings Doyle

In office
12 August 1871 – 12 November 1874
Monarch Queen Victoria
Preceded by Colonel Sir Samuel Blackall
Succeeded by William Cairns

In office
3 December 1874 – 21 February 1879
Monarch Queen Victoria
Preceded by Sir James Fergusson
Succeeded by Sir Hercules Robinson

In office
29 April 1879 – 18 April 1884
Monarch Queen Victoria
Preceded by Sir George Bowen
Succeeded by Sir Henry Loch

Born 23 July 1819(1819-07-23)
London, England, UK
Died 3 April 1890 (aged 70)
Brighton, Sussex, England, UK
Nationality United Kingdom British
Political party Liberal Party
Spouse(s) Laura Russell
Relations Constantine Phipps, 1st Marquess of Normanby (father)
Children Constantine Phipps

George Augustus Constantine Phipps, 2nd Marquess of Normanby, GCB, GCMG, PC (23 July 1819 – 3 April 1890) was a politician of the United Kingdom.

He was the son of Constantine Henry Phipps, 1st Marquess of Normanby and acceded as Marquess of Normanby in 1863 (previously he had been styled Earl of Mulgrave). He was a liberal politician and became governor of Nova Scotia (1858–1863), Queensland (1871–1874), New Zealand (1874–1879), and Victoria (1879–1884).

References

  • Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, Brian Tompsett, as of 1 March 2003; [1]
  • "Normanby, Constantine Henry Phipps, 1st Marquess of (1797-1863), 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica; [2]

[3]

External links

The Marquess of Normanby in the House of Lords, by Carlo Pellegrini, 1871.
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Sir Frederick William Trench and
Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, Bt
Member of Parliament for Scarborough
1847–1851
With: Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, Bt
Succeeded by
Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, Bt and
George Frederick Young
Preceded by
Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, Bt and
George Frederick Young
Member of Parliament for Scarborough
1852–1857
With: Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, Bt
Succeeded by
Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, Bt and
John Dent
Political offices
Preceded by
William Saunders Sebright Lascelles
Comptroller of the Household
1851–1852
Succeeded by
George Forester
Preceded by
Lord Claud Hamilton
Treasurer of the Household
1853–1858
Succeeded by
Lord Claud Hamilton
Preceded by
New government
Lord-in-Waiting
1868–1869
Succeeded by
The Lord Wrottesley
Government offices
Preceded by
Sir John Le Marchant
Governor of Nova Scotia
1858–1863
Succeeded by
Charles Hastings Doyle
Preceded by
Colonel Sir Samuel Blackall
Governor of Queensland
1871–1874
Succeeded by
William Cairns
Preceded by
Sir James Fergusson
Governor of New Zealand
1874–1879
Succeeded by
Sir Hercules Robinson
Preceded by
Sir George Bowen
Governor of Victoria
1879–1884
Succeeded by
Henry Loch, 1st Baron Loch
Honorary titles
Preceded by
The Lord Foley
Captain of the Gentlemen-at-Arms
1869–1871
Succeeded by
The Earl Cowper
Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Constantine Henry Phipps
Marquess of Normanby
1863–1890
Succeeded by
Constantine Phipps
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