Henry Gordon-Lennox

Lord Henry George Charles Gordon-Lennox

Rush ID: 1704

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1821
Died:
29 August 1886
Birth place:
Goodwood, Sussex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private secretary
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Un, Ld AG-L, MP Chichester 1831-46 & Yarmouth 1847-48; 2 bros also MPs.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1704
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3784916
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GORDON-LENNOX, Lord Henry (1821-1886)

Constituencies

  1. Chichester

    Party: Lib. Con.
    Year of election: 1846*
    Date of election: 10 February 1846
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Lib. Con.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1846-1852;1858-1859

  2. Secretary to the Admiralty 1866-1868

  3. Chief Commissioner of Works and Buildings 1874-1876

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Westminster

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1883

  2. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1883

Relationships

  1. Nephew of John Lennox

  2. Nephew of William Lennox

  3. Nephew of Arthur Lennox

  4. Brother of Alexander Gordon-Lennox

  5. Brother of George Gordon-Lennox

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. White's Club

  3. White's Club