Lawrence Palk

Sir Lawrence Palk

Rush ID: 2717

Details

Born:
5 January 1818
Died:
22 April 1883
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir Lawrence Vaughan Palk, Bart, and Anna Eleonora Wrey
Notes:
Succeeded as 4th Bart in 1860.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1860
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2717
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13529921
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. PALK, Sir Lawrence (1818-1883)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Haldon

    New hereditary

    1880

Constituencies

  1. Devon Eastern

    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. Devon Southern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: 14 February 1854
    Nature of election: By-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: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Hesketh, Maria Harriett

    Year: 1845

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. White's Club

  2. Carlton Club

  3. Junior United Service Club