Leonard Lyell

Sir Leonard Lyell

Rush ID: 2504

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1850
Died:
18 September 1926
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Magistrate for Forfar
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2504
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6525517
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LYELL, Sir Leonard (1850-1926)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Lyell

    New hereditary

    1914

Constituencies

  1. Orkney and Shetland

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. (College unknown)

    Graduated

  2. Berlin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1874

Relationships

  1. Father of Charles Lyell

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. Athenaeum