Clement-Jones family - Person Sheet
Clement-Jones family - Person Sheet
NameJohn Charles DUNDAS, 11310
FatherLawrence DUNDAS 1st Earl of Zetland , 11311 (1766-1839)
MotherHarriot HALE , 11318
FatherJames TALBIT , 11313
ChildrenLawrence , 11307 (1844-1929)
 John Charles , 11316
Notes for John Charles DUNDAS
Dundas was a younger son of Lawrence Dundas, 1st Earl of Zetland, and Harriot (née Hale). Thomas Dundas, 2nd Earl of Zetland, was his elder brother.

Political career

Dundas entered Parliament for Richmond, Yorkshire, in 1830, a seat he held until 1835, and again between 1841 and 1847 and 1865 and 1866. He also represented York from 1835 to 1837.

Dundas married Margaret Matilda, daughter of James Talbot, in 1843. His eldest son Lawrence succeeded in the earldom of Zetland in 1873 and was created Marquess of Zetland in 1892. His second son John was a politician. Dundas died in February 1866, aged 57. His wife survived him by over 40 years and died in December 1907.
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