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|father=Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (1805-1879)
 
|father=Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (1805-1879)
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|short_name=George Gough Arbuthnot
 
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'''Sir George Gough Arbuthnot''' (28 August 1848 &ndash; 3 May 1929), the son of Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (son of [[Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet]]) and Gertrude Sophia Gough, was a businessman and civic leader in [[British India]].
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On 9 September 1873, Arbuthnot married Isabella Albinia Boyle, daughter of Richard Cavendish Boyle, the son of the [[Edmund Boyle, 8th Earl of Cork|8th Earl of Cork]]. They had two daughters.
 
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|children-g1=Cecilia Albinia Arbuthnot (-1956)+Eleanor Mary Arbuthnot (1874-1875)
 
|children-g1=Cecilia Albinia Arbuthnot (-1956)+Eleanor Mary Arbuthnot (1874-1875)
 
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==Public life==
{{otherpeople|George Arbuthnot}}
 
 
Arbuthnot was six times a member of the [[Madras Legislative Council]]. He was seven times made chairman of the Madras [[Chamber of Commerce]], several times President of the board of directors of the [[Bank of Madras]], and in 1900 became chairman of the Famine Relief Fund. Grandson of a [[Baronet]], he was made a [[Knight Bachelor]] for services to the [[British Empire]].
 
'''Sir George Gough Arbuthnot''' (28 August 1848 &ndash; 3 May 1929) was a businessman and civic leader in [[British India]].
 
 
Arbuthnot, the son of Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (son of [[Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet]]) and Gertrude Sophia Gough was six times a member of the [[Madras Legislative Council]]. He was seven times made chairman of the Madras [[Chamber of Commerce]], several times President of the board of directors of the [[Bank of Madras]], and in 1900 became chairman of the Famine Relief Fund. Grandson of a [[Baronet]], he was made a [[Knight Bachelor]] for services to the [[British Empire]].
 
   
 
He became partner of [[Arbuthnot & Co]] of Madras 1871 and was senior [[partnership|partner]] in the firm at the time of its spectacular crash in 1906, as a result of which he was sentenced to 18 months rigorous imprisonment.
 
He became partner of [[Arbuthnot & Co]] of Madras 1871 and was senior [[partnership|partner]] in the firm at the time of its spectacular crash in 1906, as a result of which he was sentenced to 18 months rigorous imprisonment.
   
On 9 September 1873, Arbuthnot married Isabella Albinia Boyle, daughter of Richard Cavendish Boyle, the son of the [[Edmund Boyle, 8th Earl of Cork|8th Earl of Cork]]. They had two daughters.
 
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==References==
 
==References==
 
*{{cite book | author=R. Srinivasan | title=The Fall of Arbuthnot & Co | publisher= East West Books (Madras) | year=2005 | isbn=81-88661-40-6}}
 
*{{cite book | author=R. Srinivasan | title=The Fall of Arbuthnot & Co | publisher= East West Books (Madras) | year=2005 | isbn=81-88661-40-6}}

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George Gough Arbuthnot was born 28 August 1847 to Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (1805-1879) and Gertrude Sophia Gough (c1816-1882) and died 3 May 1929 of unspecified causes. He married Isabella Albinia Boyle (1851-1929) 9 September 1873 .


Sir George Gough Arbuthnot (28 August 1848 – 3 May 1929), the son of Archibald Francis Arbuthnot (son of Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet) and Gertrude Sophia Gough, was a businessman and civic leader in British India.

Siblings

On 9 September 1873, Arbuthnot married Isabella Albinia Boyle, daughter of Richard Cavendish Boyle, the son of the 8th Earl of Cork. They had two daughters.

Children



Offspring of George Gough Arbuthnot and Isabella Albinia Boyle (1851-1929)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Cecilia Albinia Arbuthnot (-1956)
Eleanor Mary Arbuthnot (1874-1875)










Public life

Arbuthnot was six times a member of the Madras Legislative Council. He was seven times made chairman of the Madras Chamber of Commerce, several times President of the board of directors of the Bank of Madras, and in 1900 became chairman of the Famine Relief Fund. Grandson of a Baronet, he was made a Knight Bachelor for services to the British Empire.

He became partner of Arbuthnot & Co of Madras 1871 and was senior partner in the firm at the time of its spectacular crash in 1906, as a result of which he was sentenced to 18 months rigorous imprisonment.

References

External links


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General



Robin Patterson

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