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Secretaries of State for Scotland, 1707-1746Edit

Name Entered office Left office Party Notes
The Earl of Mar 1707 3 February 1709
The Duke of Queensberry 3 February 1709 6 July 1711
vacant 6 July 1711 30 September 1713
The Earl of Mar 30 September 1713 24 September 1714
The Duke of Montrose 24 September 1714 August 1715
vacant August 1715 13 December 1716
The Duke of Roxburghe 13 December 1716 August 1725
vacant August 1725 16 February 1742
The Marquess of Tweeddale 16 February 1742 3 January 1746

Secretaries of State for Scotland, 1926-presentEdit

Name Entered office Left office Party Notes
Sir John Gilmour 15 July 1926 4 June 1929 Conservative
William Adamson 7 June 1929 24 August 1931 Labour
Sir Archibald Sinclair 25 August 1931 28 September 1932 Liberal
Sir Godfrey Collins 28 September 1932 29 October 1936 National Liberal
Walter Elliot 29 October 1936 16 May 1938 Conservative
John Colville 16 May 1938 10 May 1940 Conservative
Ernest Brown 14 May 1940 8 February 1941 National Liberal
Thomas Johnston 8 February 1941 23 May 1945 Labour
The Earl of Rosebery 23 May 1945 26 July 1945 National Liberal
Joseph Westwood 3 August 1945 7 October 1947 Labour
Arthur Woodburn 7 October 1947 28 February 1950 Labour
Hector McNeil 28 February 1950 26 October 1951 Labour
James Stuart 30 October 1951 13 January 1957 Conservative
John Maclay 13 January 1957 13 July 1962 Conservative
Michael Noble 13 July 1962 16 October 1964 Conservative
Willie Ross 16 October 1964 19 June 1970 Labour
Gordon Campbell 19 June 1970 4 March 1974 Conservative
Willie Ross 4 March 1974 8 April 1976 Labour
Bruce Millan 8 April 1976 4 May 1979 Labour
George Younger 5 May 1979 11 January 1986 Conservative
Malcolm Rifkind 11 January 1986 28 November 1990 Conservative
Ian Lang 28 November 1990 5 July 1995 Conservative
Michael Forsyth 5 July 1995 2 May 1997 Conservative
Donald Dewar 3 May 1997 17 May 1999 Labour
John Reid 17 May 1999 25 January 2001 Labour
Helen Liddell 25 January 2001 13 June 2003 Labour
Alistair Darling 13 June 2003 current incumbent Labour

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