Gore Ouseley

Sir Gore Ouseley, 1st Baronet GCH, PC (24 June 1770 – 18 November 1844), was a British entrepreneur, linguist and diplomat. He was born in 1770 and died at Hall Barn Park, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire in 1844. He negotiated an important treaty between Russia and Persia in 1813 which redrew their common borders.


Sir Gore Ouseley, Bt
Sir Gore Ouseley with two distinguished orders
Born(1770-06-24)24 June 1770
Died18 November 1844(1844-11-18) (aged 74)[1]
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
OccupationTrader, diplomat and linguist
Spouse(s)Harriet Georgina Whitelocke
ChildrenFour sons (two in India, two in England), three daughters, inc. Frederick Ouseley
Parent(s)Captain Ralph Ouseley[2]