Stafford Northcote

Sir Stafford Henry Northcote

Rush ID: 2672

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1818
Died:
12 January 1887
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Henry Stafford Northcote and his first wife Agnes Mary Cockburn
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2672
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332650
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. NORTHCOTE, Sir Stafford (1818-1887)

Peerages

  1. Earl Iddesleigh

    1st Earl of Iddesleigh

    New hereditary

    1885

Constituencies

  1. Devon Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1866*
    Date of election: 9 May 1866
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1885*
    Date of exit: 3 July 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Stamford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1858*
    Date of election: 17 July 1858
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1866*
    Date of exit: c. 1866*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before May 1866; resigned to contest by-election at Devon Northern.
  3. Dudley

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1855*
    Date of election: 8 March 1855
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Board of Trade 1866-1867

  2. Secretary of State for India 1867-1868

  3. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1874-1880

  4. First Lord of the Treasury 1885-1886

  5. Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs 1886-1887

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Farrer, Cecilia

    Year: 1843

Relationships

  1. Father of Henry Northcote

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club