Richard Causton

Mr Richard Knight Causton

Rush ID: 2098

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1843
Died:
23 February 1929
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Sir Joseph Causton and Mary Anne Potter
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2098
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q17325894
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CAUSTON, Richard (1843-1929)

Constituencies

  1. Southwark West

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1888*
    Date of election: 17 February 1888
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1910ยน
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Colchester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Colchester

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: Thu 1st Jul 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Colchester

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: Sat 31st Jan 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Paymaster-General 1905-1910

  2. Whip

  3. Lord of the Treasury 1892-1895

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. Chambers, Selena Mary

    Notes: 1871

Relationships

  1. Indirect relative of Thomas Chambers

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. Chamber of Commerce member

    London

Clubs

  1. Devonshire Club

  2. Reform Club

  3. Gresham Club

  4. National Liberal Club