Crichton

Viscount Crichton

Rush ID: 1418

Details

Born:
16 October 1839
Died:
2 December 1914
Birth place:
Dublin, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
3rd Earl of Erne and Selina Beresford
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1418
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6227624
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CRICHTON, Viscount (1839-1914)
  2. CRICHTON, John (1839-1914) **

Alternative names

  1. John (John Henry) Crichton (family name)

    1839 - 1914

    family name; assumed title Viscount Crichton on father's succession to Peerage

Peerages

  1. 4th Earl of Erne

    Hereditary

    1885

Constituencies

  1. Fermanagh

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1885*
    Date of exit: 3 October 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Enniskillen

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1876-1880

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Cole, Lady Florence Mary

    Year: 1870

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to Cole

  2. Related by marriage to Cole

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club