John Manners

Lord John James Robert Manners

Rush ID: 2568

Details

Born:
13 December 1818
Died:
4 August 1906
Birth place:
Belvoir Castle, Lincolnshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
5th Duke of Rutland and Elizabeth Howard (daughter of 5th Earl of Carlisle)
Notes:
Succeeded his brother as MP (Leicestershire Northern) in 1857; succeeded as MP by his son in 1888.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2568
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2086683
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MANNERS, Lord John (1818-1906)

Peerages

  1. 7th Duke of Rutland

    Hereditary

    1888

    succeeded his brother

Constituencies

  1. Melton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1888*
    Date of exit: 3 March 1888
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Leicestershire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1857*
    Date of election: 2 March 1857
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Colchester

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1850*
    Date of election: 9 February 1850
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1857*
    Date of exit: c. 1857*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before February 1857; resigned in order to contest by-election at Leicestershire Northern
  4. Newark-on-Trent

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1886

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Hughan, Janetta

    Year: 1862

Relationships

  1. Father of Edward Manners

  2. Brother of George Manners

  3. Father of Cecil Manners

  4. Father of Granby

  5. Brother of Granby

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club