Person record: ABERDEEN, Earl of   (1847-1934)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameEarl of ABERDEEN [first names unknown]
Relevance of this personpolitician and colonial administrator; subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activityN/A

His name at birth was John Hamilton-Gordon; he assumed the title of 7th Earl of Aberdeen in 1870 on the death of his elder brother, and held that title until created 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair in 1916.

3 August 1847born atEdinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
1891residentHaddo House, Tarves, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1891-1892~43memberNational Society of Lanternists
7 March 193486died atTarland, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Slide images showing this person Aberdeen, Earl of -- slide 21 of <em>Celebrities from direct negatives</em> (portrait: York & Son, 146 slides, n.d.)
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Help: a journal of social service (1891-1892) Vol. 1 No. 11 (1 December 1891), p. 216
  –  member of National Society of Lanternists

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