Balcarres

Lord David Alexander Edward Balcarres

Rush ID: 1830

Details

Born:
10 October 1871
Died:
8 March 1940
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
26th Earl of Crawford and Emily Florence Bootle-Wilbraham
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1830
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3703236
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BALCARRES, Lord (1871-1940)
  2. LINDSAY, David (1871-1940) **

Alternative names

  1. David (David Alexander Edward) Lindsay (family name)

Peerages

  1. 27th Earl of Crawford and Balcarres

    Hereditary

    1913

Constituencies

  1. Chorley

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1895*
    Date of election: 7 June 1895
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1913*
    Date of exit: 31 January 1913
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of Transport 1922

  2. Minister of Labour 1919-1922

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  3. President of the Board of Trade 1919

  4. Chief Whip 1911-1913

  5. Junior Lord of Treasury 1903-1905

Higher education

  1. Magdalen College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Pelly, Constance

    Year: 1900

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to Henry Pelly

  2. Father of Balniel

  3. Grandfather of Balniel

  4. Father of James Lindsay

  5. Related by marriage to Reginald Manningham-Buller

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Burlington