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Biography of Sir John Eldon Gorst

Graduate Record for Sir John Eldon Gorst

Forename: John Eldon
Surname: Gorst
Degree Information: LLD (1894)
Countries of Association: New Zealand; England; India

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Addison 1727-1897 reads: Civil Commissioner of Waikato, New Zealand, 1861-63; Barrister-at-Law,1865; Q.C. 1875; M.P.for (1) Cambridge, 1866-68, (2) Chatham, 1875-92, (3) University of Cambridge since 1892; Solicitor-General, 1885; Parliamentary Secretary to the India Office,1886; P.C.1890; Financial Secretary to the Treasury,1891; Vice-President of the Committee of Council, 1895; Lord Rector of the University of Glasgow, 1893-96; born 24th May 1835.

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Sir John Eldon Gorst
GU Degree: LLD, 1894;
University Link: LLD (1894) Graduate
Record last updated: 12th Jun 2009

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