Charles Hope - Lord Hope

Charles Hope

Born Jul 09, 1740
Died Jun 06, 1766 at Portsmouth


Lord Hope


Son of John Hope (1704-1781), 2nd Earl of Hopetoun, and Anne Ogilvy (d. 1759). Brother of James Hope.

He died in Portsmouth on June 6, 1766 shortly after his return from a journey to the West Indies.1

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell met him at the court of Charles I at Brunswick on June 27, 1764. The young Lord was accompanied by his tutor, William Rouet.