George Skene Duff

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George Skene Duff (1814 – 12 March 1889) was a Scottish politician, the son of Sir Alexander Duff.

He served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Elgin Burghs from 1847 to 1857. He was the younger brother of James Duff, 5th Earl Fife, who sat in Parliament at the same time, representing Banffshire. He was Lord Lieutenant of Elginshire from 1856 until 1872.

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  • Oliver & Boyd's new Edinburgh almanac and national repository for the year 1850. Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1850
  • Lundy, Darryl (February 2013). "The Peerage". The Peerage. Retrieved 2013-02-15. [unreliable source]

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Sir Andrew Leith Hay
Member of Parliament for Elgin Burghs
1847–1857
Succeeded by
M. E. Grant Duff
Honorary titles
Preceded by
James Duff
Lord Lieutenant of Elginshire
1856–1872
Succeeded by
Viscount Macduff