Henry Pelham facts for kids
The Rt Hon Henry Pelham
|Prime Minister of Great Britain|
27 August 1743 – 6 March 1754
|Preceded by||The Earl of Wilmington|
|Succeeded by||The Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Chancellor of the Exchequer|
12 December 1743 – 6 March 1754
|Preceded by||Samuel Sandys|
|Succeeded by||William Lee|
25 September 1694|
|Died||6 March 1754
|Political party||n/a (Whig)|
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Pelham's brother the Duke of Newcastle with whom he enjoyed a prodigious political partnership, despite their occasional personal disagreements. Newcastle ultimately succeeded him as Prime Minister in 1754.
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