ELLISON, Cuthbert (1698-1785), of Hebburn, co. Dur.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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Constituency

Dates

1747 - 1754

Family and Education

b. 10 May 1698, 1st s. of Robert Ellison of Hebburn by Elizabeth, o. da. of Sir Henry Liddell, 3rd Bt., M.P., of Ravensworth Castle, co. Dur. unm. suc. fa. 1726.

Offices Held

Capt. 8 Drags. 1723, maj. 1731; lt.-col. 23 Ft. 1739-43; lt.-col. Drags. 1743-5, adjutant-gen. to Earl of Stair in England 1744; col. 1745; maj.-gen. 1755; lt.-gen. 1759; gen. 1772.