Ernest Beckett

Mr Ernest William Beckett

Rush ID: 1974

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1856
Died:
9 May 1917
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Fa, William Beckett (formerly Denison) MP E. Retford 1880-85 & Bassetlaw 1885-90. Nephew of 1st Baron Grimthorpe
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1974
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5392782
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BECKETT, Ernest (1856-1917)

Peerages

  1. 2nd Baron Grimthorpe

    Hereditary

    1905

    succeeded his uncle

Constituencies

  1. Whitby

    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: 1905*
    Date of exit: 29 April 1905
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. (College unknown)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Lee, Lucy Tracy

    Notes: died 1891

Relationships

  1. Son of William Denison

  2. Grandson of Edmund Denison

  3. Brother of Gervase Beckett

  4. Nephew of Christopher Denison

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

    also St James and Bachelors

  2. Turf Club

  3. Marlborough Club

  4. Carlton Club