Holmesdale

Viscount William Archer Holmesdale

Rush ID: 2299

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1836
Died:
14 August 1910
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Earl Amherst and Gertrude Percy
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2299
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16043442
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. AMHERST, William (1836-1910) **
  2. HOLMESDALE, Viscount (1836-1910)

Alternative names

  1. William (William Archer) Amherst (family name)

Peerages

  1. Baron Amherst

    1st Baron Amherst

    New hereditary

    1880

  2. Earl Amherst

    3rd Earl Amherst

    Hereditary

    1886

Constituencies

  1. Kent Mid

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Kent Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Mann-Cornwallis, Lady Julia

    Year: 1862

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club