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Sir George Cornewall Lewis, 2nd Baronet

Personal data
Date of birth21 April 1806 ,
Place of birthLondon
Date of death13 April 1863(age 56)
NationalityBritish
Political partyLiberal
SpouseLady Maria Theresa Villiers
Alma materChrist Church, Oxford
Chancellor of the Exchequer
In office28 February 1855 - 21 February 1858
MonarchVictoria
Prime ministerThe Viscount Palmerston
Succeeded byBenjamin Disraeli
Preceded byWilliam Ewart Gladstone
Home Secretary
In office18 June 1859 - 25 July 1861
MonarchVictoria
Prime ministerThe Viscount Palmerston
Succeeded bySir George Grey, Bt
Preceded byThomas H. Sotheron-Estcourt

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Sir George Cornewall Lewis, 2nd Baronet PC (21 April 1806 - 13 April 1863) was a British statesman and man of letters.


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