Folkestone

Viscount Folkestone

Rush ID: 1624

Details

Born:
19 June 1841
Died:
3 June 1900
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
4th Earl of Radnor and Mary Augusta Frederica Grimston, daughter of 1st Earl of Verulam
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1624
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7620919
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FOLKESTONE, Viscount (1841-1900)
  2. PLEYDELL-BOUVERIE, William (1841-1900) **

Alternative names

  1. William (William) Pleydell-Bouverie (family name)

    1841 - 1900

    family name; assumed title Viscount Folkestone on father's succession as Earl of Radnor in 1869

Peerages

  1. 5th Earl of Radnor

    Hereditary

    1889

Constituencies

  1. Enfield

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1889*
    Date of exit: 11 March 1889
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Wiltshire Southern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Treasurer of the Royal Household 1885-1886

  2. Treasurer of the Royal Household 1886-1892

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Chaplin, Helen Matilda

    Year: 1866

Relationships

  1. Father of Folkestone

  2. Nephew of Edward Pleydell-Bouverie

  3. Nephew of Grimston

  4. Cousin of Grimston

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member