Valentia

Viscount Valentia

Rush ID: 2088

Details

Born:
23 August 1843
Died:
20 January 1927
Birth place:
Inveresk, Edinburghshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Hon. Arthur Annesley and the daughter of Lieut-Colonel James Macdonald
Notes:
Irish Peerage. Created Baronet in 1863.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1863
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2088
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4797826
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ANNESLEY, Arthur (1843-1927) **
  2. VALENTIA, Viscount (1843-1927)

Alternative names

  1. Arthur (Arthur) Annesley (family name)

    1843 - 1927

    family name; succeeded to title Viscount Valentia in 1863

Peerages

  1. Baron Mountnorris

    Hereditary

    1863

    Irish Peerage

  2. 11th Viscount Valentia

    Hereditary

    1863

    Irish Peerage

  3. 1st Baron Annesley of Bletchington

    New hereditary

    1917

    UK Peerage

Constituencies

  1. Oxford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1917*
    Date of exit: 22 March 1917
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Woodstock

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Comptroller of the Royal Household 1898-1905

  2. Opposition/other party Whip 1905-1911

  3. Lord in Waiting 1915-1924

Higher education

  1. RMA Woolwich

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Peyton, Laura Sarah

    Year: 1878

Relationships

  1. Indirect relative of Annesley

  2. Indirect relative of Hugh Annesley

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Cavalry Club

  3. Turf Club

  4. White's Club