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The Ministries of Great Britain  1702 - 1765

Godolphin/Marlborough Harley Townshend Stanhope/Sunderland
Stanhope/Sunderland 2 Walpole/Townshend Walpole Carteret
Pelham Bath/Granville Pelham 2 Newcastle
Pitt the Elder Devonshire Newcastle/Pitt Bute
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GODOLPHIN-MARLBOROUGH  MINISTRY TORY+WHIG
8.5.1702-11.8.1710

CHANGES

Master General of the Ordnance

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

tory

1.7.1702

-

11.8.1710

Lord High Treasurer

Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin

tory

8.5.1702

-

11.8.1710

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Boyle,

whig

27.3.1701

-

22.4.1708

  Chancellor of the Exchequer

John Smith

whig

22.4.1708

-

11.8.1710

Lord President of the Council

Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke

-

9.7.1702

-

25.11.1708

  Lord President of the Council

John Somers, 1st Baron Somers

whig

25.11.1708

-

21.9.1710

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

Sir John Leveson-Gower

tory

12.5.1702

-

10.6.1706

  Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

James Stanley, 10th Earl of Derby

whig

10.6.1706

-

21.9.1710

Secretary of State in Southern Department

Daniel Finch, 2nd Earl of Nottingham,

tory

2.5.1702

-

22.4.1704

  Secretary of State in Southern Department

Sir Charles Hedges

tory

18.5.1704

-

3.12.1706

   Secretary of State in Southern Department

Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of Sunderland

whig

3.12.1706

-

13.6.1710

    Secretary of State in Southern Department

William Legge, 2nd Baron Dartmouth

tory

15.6.1710

-

11.8.1710

Secretary of State in Northern Department

Sir Charles Hedges

tory

2.5.1702

-

18.5.1704

  Secretary of State in Northern Department

Robert Harley

whig

18.5.1704

-

13.2.1708

   Secretary of State in Northern Department

Henry Boyle

whig

13.2.1708

-

21.9.1710

Lord Privy Seal

John Sheffield, 3rd Earl of Sheffield

tory

27.4.1702

-

21.3.1705

  Lord Privy Seal

John Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

-

21.3.1705

-

15.7.1711

President of the Board of Trade

Thomas Thynne, 1st Viscount Weymouth

-

8.1.1702

-

25.4.1707

  President of the Board of Trade

Thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford

whig

25.4.1707

-

12.6.1711

First Lord of the Admiralty

Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke

-

29.11.1708

-

6.11.1709

  First Lord of the Admiralty

Edward Russell, 1st Earl of Orford

-

6.11.1709

-

11.8.1710

Secretary of War George Clarke tory

3.3.1692

-

20.4.1704

  Secretary of War Henry St John tory

20.4.1704

-

25.2.1708

   Secretary of War Robert Walpole whig

25.2.1708

-

11.8.1710

Treasurer of the Navy

Sir Thomas de Littleton -

29.5.1699

-

31.12.1709

  Treasurer of the Navy

Robert Walpole whig

21.1.1710

-

11.8.1710

Paymaster of the Forces at Home

John Howe tory

4.1.1703

-

11.8.1710

Paymaster of the Forces Abroad

Charles Fox tory

23.12.1702

-

10.5.1705

  Paymaster of the Forces Abroad

James Brydges -

10.5.1705

-

11.8.1710

Lord High Chancellor

William Cowper whig

4.5.1707

-

23.9.1710

HARLEY  MINISTRY

TORY
11.8.1710 - 13.10.1714

CHANGES

Lord High Treasurer

John Poulett, 1st Earl Poulett

tory

11.8.1710

-

30.5.1711

  Lord High Treasurer

Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford

tory

30.5.1711

-

30.7.1714

  Lord High Treasurer

Charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury

tory

30.7.1714

-

13.10.1714

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Robert Harley

tory

11.8.1710

-

4.6.1711

  Chancellor of the Exchequer

Robert Benson

tory

4.6.1711

-

21.8.1713

   Chancellor of the Exchequer

Sir William Wyndham

tory

21.8.1713

-

13.10.1714

Lord President of the Council

Laurence Hyde, 1st Earl of Rochester

tory

21.9.1710

-

2.5.1711

  Lord President of the Council

John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanbyr

tory

13.6.1711

-

23.9.1714

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

William Berkeley, 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton

tory

21.9.1710

-

4.11.1714

Master General of the Ordnance

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

tory

11.8.1710

-

1712

  Master General of the Ordnance

Richard Savagel, 4th Earl Rivers

tory

1712

-

18.8.1712

   Master General of the Ordnance

James Hamilton, 4th Duke of Hamilton

tory

1712

-

15.11.1712

Secretary of State in Southern Department

William Legge, 1st Earl of Dartmouth

tory

11.8.1710

-

6.8.1713

  Secretary of State in Southern Department

Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke

tory

13.8.1713

-

31.8.1914

Secretary of State in Northern Department

Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke

tory

21.9.1710

-

17.8.1713

  Secretary of State in Northern Department

Sir William Bromley

tory

17.8.1713

-

17.9.1714

Lord Privy Seal

John Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

tory

11.8.1710

-

15.7.1711

  Lord Privy Seal

John Robinson, Bishop of Bristol

-

1711

-

1713

   Lord Privy Seal

William Legge, 1st Earl of Dartmouth

tory

1713

-

13.10.1714

First Lord of Trade

Thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford

tory

11.8.1710

-

12.6.1711

  First Lord of Trade

Charles Finch, 4th Earl of Winchilsea

tory

12.6.1711

-

16.8.1712

   First Lord of Trade

Francis North, 2nd Baron Guilford

tory

15.9.1713

-

17.9.1714

First Lord of the Admiralty

Sir John Leake

-

11.8.1710

-

1712

  First Lord of the Admiralty

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford

-

1712

-

13.10.1714

Secretary of War George Granville tory

11.8.1710

-

1712

  Secretary of War Sir William Wyndham tory

1712

-

21.8.1713

   Secretary of War Francis Gwyn tory

21.8.1713

-

13.10.1714

Treasurer of the Navy

Robert Walpole whig

11.8.1710

-

2.1.1711

  Treasurer of the Navy

Charles Caesar tory

1711

-

13.10.1714

Paymaster of the Forces Abroad

James Brydges -

11.8.1710

-

4.9.1713

  Paymaster of the Forces Abroad

Thomas Moore -

4.9.1713

-

3.10.1714

TOWNSHEND MINISTRY

WHIG

17.9.1714-12.4.1717

CHANGES 23.5.1715,2.9.1715,12/17.10.1715,6.7.1716 & 19.12.1716

Secretary of State in Northern Department

Charles Townshend,Viscount Townshend 2nd

whig

17.9.1714

-

12.12.1716

  Secretary of State in Northern Department

James Stanhope

whig

12.12.1716

-

12.4.1717

Lord Chancellor

William Cowper, Baron Cowper

whig

21.9.1714

-

12.4.1717

First Lord of the Treasury

Charles Montagu, Earl of Halifax 1st

whig

13.10.1714

-

19.5.1715

  First Lord of the Treasury

Charles Howard, Earl of Carlisle 3rd

whig

23.5.1715

-

10.10.1715

   First Lord of the Treasury

Robert Walpole

whig

10.10.1715

-

12.4.1717

Lord Privy Seal

Thomas Wharton, Earl of Wharton

whig

.9.1714

-

12.4.1715

  Lord Privy Seal

Charles Spencer, Earl of Sunderland 3rd

whig

2.9.1715

-

19.12.1716

   Lord Privy Seal

Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston 1st

whig

19.12.1716

-

12.4.1717

Lord President of the Council

Daniel Finch, Earl of Nottingham 2nd

whig

22.9.1714

-

28.2.1716

  Lord President of the Council

Willaim Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 2nd

whig

6.7.1716

-

30.3.1717

Secretary of State in SouthernDepartment

James Stanhope

whig

27.9.1714

-

22.6.1716

  Secretary of State in SouthernDepartment

Paul Methuen, Sir

whig

22.6.1716

-

10.4.1717

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Richard Onslow, Sir

whig

13.10.1714

-

12.10.1715

  Chancellor of the Exchequer

Robert Walpole

whig

12.10.1715

-

15.4.1717

Master General of the Ordnance

John Churchill,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

4.10.1714

-

12.4.1717

Paymaster of the Forces

Robert Walpole

whig

.9.1714

-

17.10.1715

  Paymaster of the Forces

Henry Clinton, Earl of Lincoln 7th

whig

17.10.1715

-

12.4.1717

Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Charles Spencer, Earl of Sunderland 3rd

whig

4.10.1714

-

13.2.1717

  Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Charles Townshend,Viscount Townshend 2nd

whig

13.2.1717

-

12.4.1717

STANHOPE/SUNDERLAND MINISTRY

WHIG

12.4.1717 -21.3.1718

CHANGE   7.8.1717

First Lord of the Treasury

James Stanhope, Viscount Stanhope 1st

whig

12.4.1717

-

21.3.1718

Chancellor of the Exchequer

James Stanhope, Viscount Stanhope 1st

whig

15.4.1717

-

20.3.1718

Secretary of State in Northern Department

Charles Spencer, Earl of Sunderland 3rd

whig

12.4.1717

-

2.3.1718

Lord Chancellor

William Cowper, Baron Cowper

whig

21.9.1714

-

15.4.1718

Lord President of the Council

Willaim Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 2nd

whig

6.7.1716

-

16.3.1718

Lord Privy Seal

Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston 1st

whig

12.4.1717

-

21.3.1718

Secretary of State in SouthernDepartment

Joseph Addison

whig

12.4.1717

-

14.3.1718

Master General of the Ordnance

John Churchill,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

12.4.1717

-

21.3.1718

Paymaster of the Forces

Henry Clinton, Earl of Lincoln 7th

whig

12.4.1717

-

21.3.1718

Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Charles Townshend,Viscount Townshend 2nd

whig

13.2.1717

-

7.8.1717

  Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Charles Paulet, Duke of Bolton 2nd

whig

7.8.1717

-

21.3.1718

STANHOPE/SUNDERLAND 2 MINISTRY

WHIG

21.3.1718 - 4.4.1721

CHANGES 6.2.1719,14.2.1719 & 11-18.6.1720

First Lord of the Treasury

Charles Spencer, Earl of Sunderland 3rd

whig

21.3.1718

-

4.4.1721

Secretary of State in Northern Department

James Stanhope, Viscount Stanhope 1st

whig

16.3.1718

-

4.2.1721

Lord Chancellor

Thomas Parker, Baron Macclesfield

whig

12.5.1718

-

4.4.1721

Lord President of the Council

Charles Spencer, Earl of Sunderland 3rd

whig

16.3.1718

-

6.2.1719

  Lord President of the Council

Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston 1st

whig

6.2.1719

-

11.6.1720

   Lord President of the Council

Charles Townshend,Viscount Townshend 2nd

whig

11.6.1720

-

25.6.1721

Lord Privy Seal

Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston 1st

whig

19.12.1716

-

14.2.1719

  Lord Privy Seal

Henry Grey, Duke of Kent 1st

whig

19.12.1716

-

14.2.1719

   Lord Privy Seal

Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston 1st

whig

13.6.1720

-

4.4.1721

Secretary of State in SouthernDepartment

James Craggs the Younger

whig

16.3.1718

-

16.2.1721

Master General of the Ordnance

John Churchill,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

21.3.1718

-

4.4.1721

Paymaster of the Forces

Henry Clinton, Earl of Lincoln 7th

whig

21.3.1718

-

11.6.1720

  Paymaster of the Forces

Robert Walpole

whig

11.6.1720

-

19.4.1721

Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Charles Paulet, Duke of Bolton 2nd

whig

21.3.1718

-

18.6.1720

  Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Charles Fitzroy, Duke of Grafton 2nd

whig

18.6.1720

-

4.4.1721

WALPOLE/TOWNSHEND MINISTRY

WHIG

4.4.1721-15.5.173

CHANGES 25.6.1721,15.2.1722,30.6.1722,6.4.1724,10.3.1726 & 1/3.6.1725

First Lord of the Treasury

Robert Walpole

whig

4.4.1721

-

15.5.1730

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Robert Walpole

whig

3.4.1721

-

15.5.1730

Secretary of State in NorthernDepartment

Charles Townshend,Viscount Townshend 2nd

whig

10.2.1721

-

16.5.1730

Secretary of State in SouthernDepartment

John Carteret, Baron Carteret

whig

4.3.1721

-

31.3.1724

  Secretary of State in SD

Thomas Pelham-Holles,Duke of Newcastle

whig

6.4.1724

-

15.5.1730

Lord Chancellor

Thomas Parker, Baron Macclesfield

whig

12.5.1718

-

4.1.1725

  Lord Chancellor

Peter King, Baron King

whig

1.6.1725

-

16.5.1730

Lord Privy Seal

Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston 1st

whig

13.6.1720

-

5.3.1726

  Lord Privy Seal

Thomas Trevor, Baron Trevor of Bromham 1st

whig

10.3.1726

-

8.5.1730

Lord President of the Council

Charles Townshend,Viscount Townshend

whig

11.6.1720

-

25.6.1721

  Lord President of the Council

Henry Boyle, Baron Carleton

whig

25.6.1721

-

14.3.1725

   Lord President of the Council

William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 2nd

whig

27.3.1725

-

8.5.1730

    Lord President of the Council

Thomas Trevor, Baron Trevor of Bromham 1st

whig

8.5.1730

-

15.5.1730

Master General of the Ordnance

John Churchill,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

4.4.1721

-

16.6.1722

  Master General of the Ordnance

William Cadogan,Earl Cadogan 1st

whig

30.6.1722

-

3.6.1725

   Master General of the Ordnance

John Campbell, Duke of Argyl 2nd

whig

3.6.1725

-

15.5.1730

Paymaster of the Forces

Charles Cornwallis,Baron Cornwallis 4th

whig

19.4.1721

-

15.2.1722

  Paymaster of the Forces

Spencer Compton,Lord Wilmington 1st

whig

15.2.1722

-

15.5.1730

WALPOLE   MINISTRY

WHIG

15.5.1730-11.2.1742

CHANGES 12.6.1731,8.5.1733,29.11.1733,15.5.1735,19.4.1740 & 10.5.1740

First Lord of the Treasury

Robert Walpole, Sir

whig

15.5.1730

-

11.2.1742

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Robert Walpole, Sir

whig

15.5.1730

-

11.2.1742

Secretary of State in SD

Thomas Pelham-Holles,Duke of Newcastle

whig

15.5.1730

-

12.2.1742

Secretary of State in ND

William Stanhope, Baron Harrington

whig

19.6.1730

-

12.2.1742

Lord Chancellor

Peter King, Baron King

whig

15.5.1730

-

29.11.1733

  Lord Chancellor

Charles Talbot, Baron Talbot of Hensol

whig

29.11.1733

-

14.2.1737

   Lord Chancellor

Philip Yorke, Baron Hardwicke

whig

21.2.1737

-

12.2.1742

Lord Privy Seal

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington 1st

whig

8.5.1730

-

21.12.1730

  Lord Privy Seal

William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 3rd

whig

12.6.1731

-

8.5.1733

   Lord Privy Seal

Henry Lowther, Viscount Lonsdale 3rd

whig

8.5.1733

-

15.5.1735

    Lord Privy Seal

Francis Godolphin, Earl of Goldolphin 2nd

whig

15.5.1735

-

19.4.1740

     Lord Privy Seal

John Hervey, Lord Hervey of Ickworth 2nd

whig

19.4.1740

-

13.7.1742

Lord President of the Council

Thomas Trevor, Baron Trevor of Bromham 1st

whig

8.5.1730

-

19.6.1730

  Lord President of the Council

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington 1st

whig

31.12.1730

-

11.2.1742

Master General of the Ordnance

John Campbell, Duke of Argyl 2nd

whig

15.5.1730

-

10.5.1740

  Master General of the Ordnance

John Montagu, Duke of Montagu 2nd

whig

10.5.1740

-

20.2.1742

Paymaster of the Forces

Henry Pelham

whig

15.5.1730

-

12.2.1742

CARTERET   MINISTRY

WHIG

12.2.1742- 24.11.1744

CHANGES 12-24.12.1743

Secretary of State in ND

John Carteret, Baron Carteret

whig

12.2.1742

-

24.11.1744

First Lord of the Treasury

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington 1st

whig

16.2.1742

-

2.7.1743

  First Lord of the Treasury

Henry Pelham

whig

27.8.1743

-

24.11.1744

Lord Chancellor

Philip Yorke, Baron Hardwicke

whig

12.2.1742

-

24.11.1744

Lord Privy Seal

John Leveson-Gower, Lord Gower 2nd

whig

13.7.1742

-

12.12.1743

  Lord Privy Seal

George Cholmondeley,Earl of Cholmondeley 2nd

whig

12.12.1743

-

26.12.1744

Lord President of the Council

William Stanhope, Baron of Harrington 1st

whig

13.2.1742

-

3.1.1745

Secretary of State in SD

Thomas Pelham-Holles,Duke of Newcastle

whig

12.2.1742

-

24.11.1744

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Samuel Sandys

whig

12.2.1742

-

12.12.1743

  Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Pelham

whig

12.12.1743

-

24.11.1744

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

George Cholmondeley,Earl of Cholmondeley 3rd

whig

12.2.1742

-

22.12.1743

  Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

Richard Edgcumbe, Baron Edgcumbe 1st

whig

22.12.1743

-

24.11.1744

Master General of the Ordnance

John Montagu, Duke of Montagu 2nd

whig

18.3.1742

-

.12.1743

First Lord of the Admiralty

Daniel Finch, Earl of Winchilsea 8th

whig

19.3.1942

-

26.12.1744

Paymaster of the Forces

Henry Pelham

whig

12.2.1742

-

24.12.1743

  Paymaster of the Forces

Thomas Winnington

whig

24.12.1743

-

24.11.1744

PELHAM   MINISTRY

WHIG

24.11.1744- 10.2.1746

First Lord of the Treasury

Henry Pelham

whig

24.11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Pelham

whig

24.11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Lord Chancellor

Philip Yorke, Baron Hardwicke

whig

24.11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Lord President of the Council

Lionel Sackville, Duke of Dorset 1st

whig

3.1.1745

-

17.5.1751

Lord Privy Seal

John Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower 1st

whig

26.12.1744

-

10.2.1746

Secretary of State in SD

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle 1st

whig

24.11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Secretary of State in ND

William Stanhope, Earl Harrington 1st

whig

24.11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Master General of the Ordnance

John Montagu, Duke of Montagu 2nd

whig

24.11.1744

-

10.2.1746

First Lord of the Admiralty

John Russell, Duke of Bedford 4th

whig

27.12.1744

-

10.2.1746

Keeper of Great Seal of Scotland

Archibald Campbell, Duke of Argyl 3rd

whig

11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Secretary of State for Scotland

John Hay,Marquess of Tweeddale 4th

whig

11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Lord Chamberlain of the Household

Charles FitzRoy,Duke of Grafton 2nd

whig

11.1744

-

10.2.1746

Master of Horse

Charles Lennox,Duke of Richmond 2nd

whig

11.1744

-

10.2.1746

BATH/GRANVILLE   MINISTRY

WHIG

10.2.1746- 12.2.1746

First Lord of the Treasury

William Pulteney,Earl of Bath 1st

whig

10.2.1746

-

12.2.1746

Lord Privy Seal

Henry Howard,Earl of Carlisle 4th

whig

10.2.1746

-

12.2.1746

First Lord of the Admiralty

Daniel Finch, Earl of Winchilsea 8th

whig

10.2.1746

-

12.2.1746

Secretary of State in SD

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

10.2.1746

-

12.2.1746

Secretary of State in ND

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

10.2.1746

-

12.2.1746

PELHAM 2 MINISTRY

WHIG

12.2.1746- 6.3.1754

CHANGES 29.10.1746,6-20.2.1748,17.5.1751 & 18/22.6.1751

First Lord of the Treasury

Henry Pelham

whig

12.2.1746

-

6.3.1754

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Pelham

whig

12.2.1746

-

6.3.1754

Lord Chancellor

Philip Yorke, Baron Hardwicke

whig

12.2.1746

-

16.3.1754

Lord President of the Council

Lionel Sackville, Duke of Dorset 1st

whig

12.2.1746

-

17.5.1751

  Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl of Granville 1st

whig

17.5.1751

-

16.3.1754

Lord Privy Seal

John Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower 1st

whig

12.2.1746

-

16.3.1754

Secretary of State in SD

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle 1st

whig

14.2.1746

-

12.2.1748

  Secretary of State in SD

John Russell, Duke of Bedford 4th

whig

12.2.1748

-

13.6.1751

   Secretary of State in SD

Robert d'Arcy, Earl of Holderness 4th

whig

18.6.1751

-

23.3.1754

Secretary of State in ND

William Stanhope, Earl Harrington 1st

whig

14.2.1746

-

28.10.1746

  Secretary of State in ND

Philip Stanhope,Earl of Chesterfield 1st

whig

29.10.1746

-

6.2.1748

   Secretary of State in ND

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle 1st

whig

6.2.1748

-

23.3.1754

First Lord of the Admiralty

John Russell, Duke of Bedford 4th

whig

12.2.1746

-

19.2.1748

  First Lord of the Admiralty

John Montagu, Earl of Sandwich 4th

whig

20.2.1748

-

21.6.1751

   First Lord of the Admiralty

George Anson,Baron Anson of Soberton

whig

22.6.1751

-

16.3.1754

Master General of the Ordnance

John Montagu, Duke of Montagu 2nd

whig

12.2.1746

-

5.7.1749

NEWCASTLE MINISTRY

WHIG

16.3.1754-16.11.1756

CHANGES 6.4.1754,14.11.1754,9.1.1755,25.11.1755 & 22/27.12.1755

First Lord of the Treasury

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle 1st

whig

16.3.1754

-

16.11.1756

Lord Chancellor

Philip Yorke, Baron Hardwicke

whig

16.3.1754

-

20.11.1756

Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl of Granville 1st

whig

16.3.1754

-

16.11.1756

Lord Privy Seal

John Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower 1st

whig

16.3.1754

-

25.12.1754

Lord Privy Seal

Charles Spencer,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

9.1.1755

-

21.12.1755

Lord Privy Seal

Granville Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower 2nd

whig

22.12.1755

-

16.11.1756

Secretary of State in ND

Robert d'Arcy, Earl of Holderness 4th

whig

23.3.1754

-

16.11.1756

Secretary of State in SD

Thomas Robinson

whig

23.3.1754

-

30.10.1754

Secretary of State in SD

Henry Fox

whig

14.11.1754

-

13.11.1756

Chancellor of the Exchequer

William Lee

whig

8.3.1754

-

6.4.1754

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Bilson Legge

whig

6.4.1754

-

25.11.1755

Chancellor of the Exchequer

George Lyttelton

whig

25.11.1755

-

16.11.1756

First Lord of the Admiralty

George Anson,Baron Anson of Soberton 1st

whig

16.3.1754

-

16.11.1756

Master General of the Ordnance

Charles Spencer,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

27.12.1755

-

16.11.1756

PITT THE ELDER

WHIG

4.12.1756- 6.4.1757

Secretary of State in SD

William Pitt the Elder

whig

4.12.1756

-

6.4.1757

First Lord of the Treasury

William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 4th

whig

16.11.1756

-

6.4.1757

Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

16.11.1756

-

6.4.1757

Lord Privy Seal

Granville Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower 2nd

whig

16.11.1756

-

6.4.1757

Secretary of State in ND

Robert d'Arcy, Earl of Holderness 4th

whig

16.11.1756

-

6.4.1757

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Bilson Legge

whig

16.11.1756

-

13.4.1757

First Lord of the Admiralty

Richard Grenville, Earl of Temple 2nd

whig

19.11.1756

-

5.4.1757

DEVONSHIRE MINISTRY

WHIG

6.4.1757- 1.7.1757

Caretaker

First Lord of the Treasury

William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 4th

whig

6.4.1757

-

25.6.1757

Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

6.4.1757

-

2.7.1757

Lord Privy Seal

Granville Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower 2nd

whig

6.4.1757

-

5.7.1757

First Lord of the Admiralty

Daniel Finch, Earl of Winchilsea 8th

whig

6.4.1757

-

2.7.1757

Secretary of State in ND

Robert d'Arcy, Earl of Holderness 4th

whig

6.4.1757

-

2.7.1757

Secretary of State in SD

Robert d'Arcy, Earl of Holderness 4th

whig

6.4.1757

-

27.6.1757

Chancellor of the Exchequer

William Murray, Baron Mansfield

whig

13.4.1757

-

2.7.1757

NEWCASTLE/PITT MINISTRY

WHIG

2.7.1757-26.5.1762

CHANGES 3.7.1759,16.1.1761,19/25.3.1761 & 25.11.1761

First Lord of the Treasury

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle 1st

whig

2.7.1757

-

25.5.1762

Secretary of State in SD

William Pitt

whig

27.6.1757

-

5.10.1761

  Secretary of State in SD

Charles Wyndham, Earl of Egremont

whig

9.10.1761

-

26.5.1762

Lord Chancellor

Robert Henley, Baron Henley

whig

16.1.1761

-

26.5.1762

Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

2.7.1757

-

26.5.1762

Lord Privy Seal

Richard Grenville, Earl of Temple 2nd

whig

5.7.1757

-

16.10.1761

  Lord Privy Seal

John Russell, Duke of Bedford 4th

whig

25.11.1761

-

26.5.1762

First Lord of the Admiralty

George Anson,Baron Anson of Soberton 1st

whig

2.7.1757

-

26.5.1762

Secretary of State in ND

Robert d'Arcy, Earl of Holderness

whig

2.7.1757

-

12.3.1761

  Secretary of State in ND

John Stuart, Earl of Bute 3rd

tory

25.3.1761

-

27.5.1762

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Henry Bilson Legge

whig

2.7.1757

-

19.3.1761

  Chancellor of the Exchequer

William Barrington,Viscount Barrington

whig

19.3.1761

-

29.5.1762

Master General of the Ordnance

Charles Spencer,Duke of Marlborough 3rd

whig

2.7.1757

-

20.10.1758

  Master General of the Ordnance

Jean Louis de Ligonier,Viscount Ligonier 1st

whig

3.7.1759

-

26.5.1762

BUTE MINISTRY

TORY+WHIG

26.5.1762- 8.4.1763

CHANGES 26.5.1762 & 1.1.1763

First Lord of the Treasury

John Stuart, Earl of Bute 3rd

tory

26.5.1762

-

8.4.1763

Lord Chancellor

Robert Henley, Baron Henley

whig

26.5.1762

-

16.4.1763

Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

26.5.1762

-

16.4.1763

Lord Privy Seal

John Russell, Duke of Bedford 4th

whig

26.5.1762

-

16.4.1763

First Lord of the Admiralty

George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of Halifax 2nd

whig

19.6.1762

-

1.1.1763

  First Lord of the Admiralty

George Grenville

whig

1.1.1763

-

23.4.1763

Secretary of State in ND

George Grenville

whig

27.5.1762

-

9.10.1762

  Secretary of State in ND

George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of Halifax 2nd

whig

14.10.1762

-

16.4.1763

Secretary of State in SD

Charles Wyndham, Earl of Egremont 2nd

whig

26.5.1762

-

16.4.1763

Chancellor of the Exchequer

Francis Dashwood, Sir

tory

29.5.1762

-

16.4.1763

Master General of the Ordnance

Jean Louis de Ligonier,Viscount Ligonier 1st

-

26.5.1762

-

16.4.1763

GRENVILLE MINISTRY

WHIG+TORY

16.4.1763- 9.7.1765

CHANGES 30.6.1763 & 9/10.9.1763

First Lord of the Treasury

George Grenville

whig

16.4.1763

-

9.7.1765

Lord Chancellor

Robert Henley, Baron Henley

whig

16.4.1763

-

13.7.1765

Lord President of the Council

John Carteret, Earl Granville 2nd

whig

16.4.1763

-

9.9.1763

  Lord President of the Council

John Russell, Duke of Bedford 4th

whig

9.9.1763

-

12.7.1765

Lord Privy Seal

George Spencer, Duke of Marlborough 4th

whig

22.4.1763

-

13.7.1765

First Lord of the Admiralty

John Montagu, Earl of Sandwich 4th

whig

23.4.1763

-

9.9.1763

  First Lord of the Admiralty

John Perceval, Earl of Egmont 2nd

whig

10.9.1763

-

13.7.1765

Secretary of State in ND

George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of Halifax 2nd

whig

16.4.1763

-

9.9.1763

  Secretary of State in ND

John Montagu, Earl of Sandwich 4th

whig

9.9.1763

-

10.7.1765

Secretary of State in SD

Charles Wyndham, Earl of Egremont 2nd

whig

16.4.1763

-

21.8.1763

  Secretary of State in SD

George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of Halifax 2nd

whig

9.9.1763

-

10.7.1765

Chancellor of the Exchequer

George Grenville

whig

16.4.1763

-

10.7.1765

Master General of the Ordnance

Jean Louis de Ligonier,Viscount Ligonier 1st

-

16.4.1763

-

30.6.1763

  Master General of the Ordnance

John Manners, Marquess of Granby

whig

30.6.1763

-

13.7.1765