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  1. Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle, became the relevant Secretary of State in 1724, but took time to learn the duties of his office, and even after that he was not firm in his action, causing historian James Henretta to blame salutary neglect on "administrative inefficiency, financial stringency, and political incompetence".

  2. Sir Oliver St John (/ ˈ s ɪ n d ʒ ə n /; [better source needed] c. 1598 – 31 December 1673), was an English judge and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1640 to 1653.

  3. Sir Alexander Douglas-Home, dit Alec Douglas-Home, né à Mayfair le 2 juillet 1903 et mort près de Coldstream en Écosse le 9 octobre 1995, comte de Home (1951-1963), baron Home de l'Hirsel (1974), est un homme d'État britannique, Premier ministre conservateur du Royaume-Uni du 19 octobre 1963 au 16 octobre 1964 et ministre des affaires étrangères à deux reprises dans les cabinets ...

  4. The office of prime minister developed in Britain in the 18th century, when King George I ceased attending meetings of his ministers and it was left to powerful premiers to act as government chief executive. Sir Robert Walpole is generally considered to have been Britain’s first prime minister. This is a chronologically ordered list of the prime ministers, from the earliest to the most recent.

  5. British colonial forces, led by lieutenant colonel George Washington, attempted to expel the French in 1754, but were outnumbered and defeated by the French. When news of Washington's failure reached British Prime Minister Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle, he called for a quick undeclared retaliatory strike.

  6. Navigation Acts, in English history, a series of laws designed to restrict England’s carrying trade to English ships, effective chiefly in the 17th and 18th centuries. The measures, originally framed to encourage the development of English shipping so that adequate auxiliary vessels would be available in wartime, became a form of trade protectionism during an era of mercantilism. The first ...

  7. Thomas Pelham-Holles (1693–1768) 16 maart 1754 11 november 1756 Whig Party: 1754 Hertog van Devonshire William Cavendish (1720–1764) 11 november 1756 29 juni 1757 Whig Party: Hertog van Newcastle Thomas Pelham-Holles (1693–1768) 29 juni 1757 26 mei 1762 Whig Party: 1761 Graaf van Bute John Stuart (1713–1792) 26 mei 1762 16 april 1763 ...