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Authorised form of nameOuseley; Sir; Gore (1770 - 1844)
SurnameOuseley
ForenamesGore
Dates1770 - 1844
Dates and placesBirth:
24 June 1770
Death:
Hall Barn Park, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire (18 November 1844)
ActivityCareer:
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
Honours:
Bt 1808; GCH 1831
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
18/12/1817
RelationshipsSecond son of Captain Ralph Ouseley of Limerick; brother of Sir William Ouseley (nomination to Fellowship withdrawn 1797)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1844 No 60 pp 527-528
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/44733962
Royal Society codeNA5666
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/2Volume 2 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1832-1838
EC/1817/15Ouseley, Sir Gore: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/2/209Requisition for a Special General Meeting of the Royal Society21 May 1836
MC/2/210Letter from Sir Gore Ouseley, 49 Upper Grosvenor Street, to the Royal Society4 June 1836
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