Cranborne

Viscount James Edward Hubert Cranborne

Rush ID: 1873

Details

Born:
23 October 1861
Died:
4 April 1947
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Lord Robert Cecil MP (3rd Marquess of Salisbury) and Georgiana Caroline Alderson
Notes:
Held further ministerial offices after succession to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1873
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4381482
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CRANBORNE, Viscount (1861-1947)
  2. GASCOYNE-CECIL, James (1861-1947) **

Alternative names

  1. James (James Edward Hubert) Gascoyne-Cecil (family name)

    1861 - 1947

    family name; assumed title Viscount Cranborne on father's succession as Marquess of Salisbury in 1868

Peerages

  1. Lord Salisbury

    4th Marquess of Salisbury

    Hereditary

    1903

Constituencies

  1. Rochester

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1893*
    Date of election: 8 February 1893
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1903*
    Date of exit: 22 August 1903
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Darwen

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1900-1903

    Foreign Office

Higher education

  1. University College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Gore, Cicely Alice

    Year: 1887

Relationships

  1. Father of Cranborne

  2. Son of Robert Cecil

  3. Grandfather of Cranborne

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Athenaeum

  3. Travellers' Club