Name: Henry James Baillie
Suffix: MP, of Redcastle
Prefix: Rt. Hon. Col
Birth: MAR 1803
Death: 16 DEC 1885
Residence: Redcastle, Ross-shire, Scotland
Occupation: MP for co Inverness 1840-68
Education: Christ Church, Oxford (shortened?)
PCTS: Portrait in 1824 in Naples in ?Fragments? 1
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Change Date: 27 FEB 2013
JP and DL. MP for Invernesshire 1840-68.
Joint Secretary of the Board of Control 1852.
Under-Secretary of State for India 1858-9.
Married 2nd in 1857 Clarissa, dau of George Rush of Elsenham Hall, Essex and Farthinghoe, Northants. No issue mentioned in BLG.
BAILLIE, Right Hon. Henry James, of Redcastle, Invernessshire (only son of Col. Hugh Duncan Baillie, of Redcastle and Tarradale, Ross-shire, M.P. Rye and Honiton ; by his wife Elizabeth, dau,, heir of Rev. Henry Reynett, D.D.), M.P. (conservative) co. Inverness 1840-68; joint sec. to Board of Control 1852 ; Under Sec. of State India 1858-9 ; Lieut. Ross-shire; b. March 1804, m., 1st, 29 Dec, 1840, Hon. Philippa Eliza Sydney, dau. of Percy 6th Visct. Strangford, she d. 1854, leaving issue ; he m., 2ndly, 6 Aug., 1857, Clarissa, eldest dau. of late George Rush, Esq., of Elsenham Hall, Essex, and Farthinghoe Lodge, Northants.
Redcastle, Killearnan, Invernessshire, ? Elsenham Hall, Bishop Stortford, Clubs?Carlton, Travellers.
(Full text of "Members of Parliament, Scotland : including the minor ...)
1823: A Letter from Colonel H. D. Baillie to ... the Dean of Christ-Church; together with a correspondence relating to the removal of Mr. Henry Baillie from that College.
Colonel Henry James Baillie (1803-1885), was Conservative MP for Inverness-shire (1840-1868). A protectionist in the 1840s, friend of Benjamin Disraeli and associate of Young England in the early 1840s [as was his brother in law George, Lord Strangford]. He was later Under-Secretary of State for India (1858-1859) in Lord Derby?s Conservative government.
Father: Hugh Duncan Baillie b: 31 MAY 1777
Mother: Elizabeth Reynett
Philippa Eliza Sydney Smythe b: 1819
29 DEC 1840
in All Souls, St. Marylebone, London 3
- Hugh Sydney Baillie b: 2 APR 1842
- George John Baillie b: 1845
- Francis Henry James Baillie b: 1845
- Elizabeth Ellen Baillie
- Phillipa Augusta Maria Baillie b: 19 MAY 1854
- Type: Book
Periodical: Fragments of Auld Lang Syne
Author: Mrs. Frank Russell
- Type: Book
Periodical: Burkes Landed Gentry
- Text: IGI