George Goschen

Mr George Joachim Goschen

Rush ID: 1708

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1831
Died:
7 February 1907
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1708
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333749
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GOSCHEN, George (1831-1907)

Peerages

  1. 1st Visct Goschen

    1st Viscount Goschen

    New hereditary

    1900

Constituencies

  1. St George's Hanover Square

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1887*
    Date of election: 9 February 1887
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Edinburgh East

    Party: Ind. Lib.
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Ind. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: check reason
  3. Ripon

    Party: Liberal
    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: c. 1885*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: check reason-changed to Ind Lib
  4. City of London

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election: 2 June 1863
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Vice-President of the Board of Trade 1865-1866

  2. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1866

    January-July 1866

  3. President of the Board of Trade 1868-1871

    check Board

  4. First Lord of the Admiralty 1871-1874;1895-1900

  5. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1887-1892

Higher education

  1. Oriel College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rugby

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Relationships

  1. Father of George Goschen

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    1863-1885

  2. Independent Liberal member

    1885

  3. Liberal Unionist member

    1886-1900

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club