George Hunt

Mr George Ward Hunt

Rush ID: 2328

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1825
Died:
29 July 1877
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2328
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q334272
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HUNT, George (1825-1877)

Constituencies

  1. Northamptonshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1857*
    Date of election: 16 December 1857
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1877*
    Date of exit: 29 July 1877
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Northampton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: Fri 27th Mar 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Northampton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: Wed 7th Jul 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Financial Secretary 1866-1868

  2. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1868

    February-December 1868

  3. First Lord of the Admiralty 1874

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1857

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Athenaeum

  3. St Stephen's Club