Hamilton

Viscount James Hamilton

Rush ID: 1768

Details

Born:
24 August 1838
Died:
3 January 1913
Birth place:
Brighton, Sussex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Marquess of Abercorn (1st Duke of Abercorn) and Lady Louisa Jane Russell, daughter of 6th Duke of Bedford
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1768
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q335270
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HAMILTON, Marquess of (1838-1913) **
  2. HAMILTON, Viscount (1838-1913)
  3. HAMILTON, James (1838-1913) **

Alternative names

  1. James (James) Hamilton (family name)

    1838 - 1913

    family name

  2. Marquess of Hamilton (a.k.a.)

    1868 - 1885

    title assumed in 1868 on father's elevation as 1st Duke of Abercorn

Peerages

  1. 2nd Duke of Abercorn

    Hereditary

    1885

Constituencies

  1. Donegal

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1860*
    Date of election: 17 July 1860
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord Advocate

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Attended -1860

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Curzon-Howe, Lady Mary Anna

    Year: 1869

Relationships

  1. Brother of Claud Hamilton

  2. Brother of Frederick Hamilton

  3. Brother of Ernest Hamilton

  4. Brother of George Hamilton

  5. Nephew of Claud Hamilton

  6. Father of James Hamilton

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. White's Club