Authorised form of nameBlackwood; Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple (1826 - 1902); 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava
Dates1826 - 1902
Place of birthFlorence, Italy
Date of birth21 June 1826
Place of deathClandeboye House, Belfast
Date of death12/02/1902
Eton; Christ Church, Oxford
President, Oxford Union (1847); Lord in Waiting (1854-1858); Under Secretary for India (1864-1866); Privy Councillor (1868); Governor General of Canada (1872-1878); Ambassador to St Petersburg (1879-1881); Ambassador to Constantinople (1881-1884); Viceroy of India (1884-1888); Ambassador to Rome (1889-1891); Ambassador to Paris (1891-1896); Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports (1891-1895)
Baron Clandeboye 1850; KCB 1861; KP 1864; GCMG 1876; GCB 1883; GCSI 1884; GCIE 1887; Marquess 1888
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election09/02/1865
RelationshipsSon of Price Blackwood, 4th Baron Dufferin and Clandeboye; married (1862) Harriet Georgina, daughter of Archibald Rowan-Hamilton; added the name of Hamilton by Royal Licence (1862); later added the name of Temple
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Vanity Fair 09 April 1870
Elected a Fellow before becoming Marquess. In R and index to BR, the name of his title is spelt Claneboye, whereas DNB gives Clandeboye.
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA6595
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/6/653Copy letter from Theodore E James, to [Harrison & Sons]21 June 1892
NLB/17/453Copy letter from Michael Foster and Arthur William Rucker, to Lord Farrer Herschell, Marquis of Ripon [George Frederick Samuel Robinson], Marquis of Dufferin and Ava [Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple Blackwood], Right Honourable John Morley3 November 1898
MC/7/178Letter from [Marquis of] Dufferin, India Office, to the Royal Society18 February 1865
MC/7Volume 7 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1864-1866
MC/9/541Letter from J [James] Luard Pattison, Private Secretary, Government House, Ottawa, Canada, to the Secretary of the Royal Society, Burlington House, London30 April 1873
MC/9Volume 9 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1870-June 1873
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