Authorised form of nameOuseley; Sir; Gore (1770 - 1844)
Dates1770 - 1844
Date of birth24 June 1770
Place of deathHall Barn Park, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Date of death18 November 1844
Went to India and engaged in commercial pursuits (1787); studied Person, Bengalese, Hindu and other languages; obtained a post under Saadut Ali, Nabob Visier of Oudh; returned to England (1805); Ambassador Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to the Persian Court (1810); went to Shiraz (1811); mediated between Persia and Russia (1814); returned to England and retired (1815); Privy Councillor (1820); monument to him in Hertingfordbury Church, Buckinghamshire
Bt 1808; GCH 1831
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election18/12/1817
RelationshipsSecond son of Captain Ralph Ouseley of Limerick; brother of Sir William Ouseley (nomination to Fellowship withdrawn 1797)
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Proc Roy Soc 1844 No 60 pp 527-528
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA5666
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1817/15Ouseley, Sir Gore: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/2/210Letter from Sir Gore Ouseley, 49 Upper Grosvenor Street, to the Royal Society4 June 1836
MC/2/209Requisition for a Special General Meeting of the Royal Society21 May 1836
MC/2Volume 2 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1832-1838
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