Ernest Bruce

Lord Ernest Augustus Charles Bruce

Rush ID: 1287

Details

Born:
8 January 1811
Died:
18 October 1886
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
1st Marquess of Ailesbury and his first wife Henrietta Maria Berwick
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1287
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5392837
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BRUCE, Lord Ernest (1811-1886)
  2. BRUDENELL-BRUCE, Ernest (1811-1886) **

Alternative names

  1. Ernest (Ernest Augustus Charles) Brudenell-Bruce (family name)

    1811 - 1886

    family name

Peerages

  1. 3rd Marquis of Ailesbury

    3rd Marquess of Ailesbury

    Hereditary

    1878

    succeeded his brother

Constituencies

  1. Marlborough

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: 4 January 1853
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1878*
    Date of exit: 6 January 1878
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Marlborough

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852*
    Date of exit: c. 1852*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit December 1852; resigned on appointment as Vice-Chamberlain of Royal Household and changed party.

Ministerial offices

  1. Vice-Chamberlain of the Royal Household 1841-1846

  2. Vice-Chamberlain of the Royal Household 1852-1858

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Beresford-Horsley, Hon. Louisa Elizabeth

    Year: 1834

Relationships

  1. Uncle of Henry Brudenell-Bruce

  2. Brother of Charles Brudenell-Bruce

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

    -1852

  2. Liberal Party member

    1852-

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Travellers' Club

  3. White's Club