Frederick Cavendish

Lord Frederick Charles Cavendish

Rush ID: 1346

Details

Born:
30 November 1836
Died:
6 May 1882
Birth place:
Eastbourne, Sussex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private secretary
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Lord Cavendish MP (7th Duke of Devonshire) and Blanche Georgiana Howard
Notes:
Assassinated in Phoenix Park, Dublin, 1882.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1346
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q337520
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CAVENDISH, Lord Frederick (1836-1882)

Constituencies

  1. Yorkshire (West Riding) Northern

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1882*
    Date of exit: 6 May 1882
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1873-1874

    also private sec to Gladstone 1872-1873

  2. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1880

  3. Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1882

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Lyttelton, Lucy Caroline

    Year: 1864

Relationships

  1. Nephew of George Cavendish

  2. Brother of Edward Cavendish

  3. Son of Cavendish

  4. Grandson of (MP BEFORE 1832)

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Devonshire Club

  2. Brooks's Club