Murray Sir George 1772-1846 Born In Scotland Educated At

Edinburgh University, and entered the army, 1789. Served in Flanders,

1794; in the West Indies, 1795-1796; in Egypt, 1801; in the Baltic

expedition, and in Portugal, 1808; quartermaster-general in the

Peninsular War, and for his services promoted major-general, and made

K.C.B., 1813. In 1814 appointed governor of Canada. Entered Parliament,

1823; commander-in-chief in Ireland, 1825-1828; colonial secretary,

1828-1830. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Colonial secretary, 16. (General Brock era) Disapproves

employment of German troops, 136. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.