Henry Fawcett

Mr Henry Fawcett

Rush ID: 1584

Details

Born:
26 August 1833
Died:
6 November 1884
Birth place:
Salisbury, Wiltshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
William Fawcett, of Longford, Salisbury, and Mary Cooper
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1584
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q334057
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FAWCETT, Henry (1833-1884)

Constituencies

  1. Hackney

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 25 April 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1884*
    Date of exit: 6 November 1884
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Brighton

    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: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Brighton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1864*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Cambridge

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Postmaster-General 1880-

Higher education

  1. Trinity Hall

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Kings College School

Marriages

  1. Garrett, Millicent

    Year: 1867

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Reform Club