George Howard, 7th Earl of Carlisle

George William Frederick Howard, 7th Earl of Carlisle, KG, KP, PC (18 April 1802 – 5 December 1864), styled Viscount Morpeth from 1825 to 1848, was a British statesman, orator, and writer.


The Earl of Carlisle

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
In office
6 March 1850  21 February 1852
MonarchVictoria
Prime MinisterLord John Russell
Preceded byThe Lord Campbell
Succeeded byRobert Adam Christopher
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
In office
7 March 1855  8 March 1858
MonarchVictoria
Prime MinisterThe Viscount Palmerston
Preceded byThe Earl of St Germans
Succeeded byThe Earl of Eglinton
In office
24 June 1859  1 November 1864
MonarchVictoria
Prime MinisterThe Viscount Palmerston
Preceded byThe Earl of Eglinton
Succeeded byThe Lord Wodehouse
Personal details
Born(1802-04-18)18 April 1802
Berkeley Square, Westminster
Died5 December 1864(1864-12-05) (aged 62)
Castle Howard, Yorkshire
NationalityBritish
Political partyLiberal
Alma materChrist Church, Oxford