Elcho

Lord Hugo Richard Elcho

Rush ID: 1550

Details

Born:
25 August 1857
Died:
12 July 1937
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Hon. Francis Charteris MP (10th Earl of Wemyss) and Anne Frederica Anson
Notes:
Succeeded his father as MP in 1883.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1550
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5933848
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CHARTERIS, Hugo (1857-1937) **
  2. ELCHO, Lord (1857-1937)

Alternative names

  1. Hugo (Hugo Richard) Charteris (family name)

    1857 - 1937

    family name; assumed title Lord Elcho on father's succession as 10th Earl of Wemyss in 1883

Peerages

  1. 11th Earl of Wemyss

    Hereditary

    1914

Constituencies

  1. Ipswich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Haddingtonshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1883*
    Date of election: 7 February 1883
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Wyndham, Mary Constance

    Year: 1883

Relationships

  1. Son of Francis Charteris

  2. Related by marriage to Percy Wyndham

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. White's Club