James Caulfield, 1st Earl of Charlemont (Biographical details)

James Caulfield, 1st Earl of Charlemont (politician/statesman; British; Male; 1728 - 1799)

Also known as

Charlemont; Caulfield, James

Biography

Irish statesman and patron of the arts. He spent much of his life travelling abroad and living in London; returned to Dublin in 1773 and worked for Irish independence. He was opposed to Catholic emancipation.