Henry Forster

Mr Henry William Forster

Rush ID: 2179

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1866
Died:
15 January 1936
Birth place:
Kent, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
2179
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333364
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FORSTER, Henry (1866-1936)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Forster of Lepe

    New hereditary

    1919

Constituencies

  1. Bromley

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1919*
    Date of exit: 2 December 1919
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Sevenoaks

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Whip 1902-1911

  2. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1902-1905

  3. Financial Secretary to the War Office 1915-1919

Higher education

  1. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Wellington Club

  3. Royal Yacht Squadron