Trinity College, Cambridge. Henry Boyle, 1st Baron Carleton, PC (12 July 1669 – 31 March 1725) was an Anglo-Irish Whig politician who sat in the Irish House of Commons from 1692 to 1695 and in the English and British House of Commons between 1689 and 1710. He served as Chancellor of the Exchequer and Secretary of State, and after ...
Henry Boyle, primer barón Carleton , PC (12 de julio de 1669 - 31 de marzo de 1725) fue un político whig angloirlandés que se sentó en la Cámara de los Comunes irlandesa de 1692 a 1695 y en la Cámara de los Comunes inglesa y británica entre 1689 y 1710.
Baron Carleton; First creation (1626) Dudley Carleton, 1st Baron Carleton (1573–1632) (created Viscount Dorchester in 1628) Baron Carleton; Second creation (1714) Henry Boyle, 1st Baron Carleton (1669–1725) Baron Carleton; Third creation (1786) Richard Boyle, 2nd Earl of Shannon, 1st Baron Carleton (1728–1815) (see Earl of Shannon)
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b. 12 July 1669, 3rd but 2nd surv. s. of Hon. Charles Boyle†, Baron Clifford of Lanesborough, Yorks. by his 1st w.; bro. of Hon. Charles Boyle I*. educ. Westminster; travelled abroad 1685–8; Padua Univ. 1685; Trinity Coll. Camb. 1692, MA 1693, DCL 1720. unm. cr. Baron Carleton 19 Oct. 1714.1
Cornet, Queen’s Horse (later 1 Drag. Gds.) 1685–Nov. 1688; cornet and maj. 2 Life Gds. by 1691–2; ld. of Treasury 1699–1702; keeper, royal garden at St. James’s Palace 1701; chancellor of the Exchequer 1701–Apr. 1708; PC 27 Mar. 1701; ld. treasurer [I] 1704–15; commr. union with Scotland 1706, Trade and Plantations 1707; sec. of state (north) Feb. ...
A fine representative of a family which had been remarkable even among the Anglo-Irish planter aristocracy for talent, ambition and acquisitiveness, but which by the end of the 17th century was beginning to subside into pretentious complacency, ‘Harry’ Boyle was in many respects the perfect courtier to a parliamentary monarchy. The atmosphere of Wh...
Boyle, Henry ( c. 1668–1725), 1st Baron Carleton, politician, was the son of Charles Boyle, Viscount Dungarvan (Ireland) and Baron Clifford (England), and his first wife, Jane, daughter of William Seymour, 2nd duke of Somerset.