Henry Vivian

Mr Henry Hussey Vivian

Rush ID: 2854

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1821
Died:
28 November 1894
Birth place:
Swansea, Glamorgan, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
John Henry Vivian MP and Sarah Jones
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1882.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1882
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2854
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q12072266
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. VIVIAN, Henry (1821-1894)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Swansea

    New hereditary

    1893

Constituencies

  1. Swansea District of Boroughs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1893*
    Date of exit: 9 June 1893
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Swansea District of Boroughs

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Sat as Liberal for latter part of this service
  3. Swansea District of Boroughs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  4. Glamorganshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  5. Truro

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Goddard, Jesse Dalrymple

    Year: 1847

  2. Cholmeley, Caroline

    Year: 1853

  3. Beaumont, Averil

    Year: 1870

Relationships

  1. Son of John Vivian

  2. Related by marriage to Montagu Cholmeley

  3. Brother of Arthur Vivian

  4. Nephew of Richard Vivian

  5. Cousin of Charles Vivian

  6. Cousin of John Vivian

  7. Uncle of Lewis Loyd

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    -1886

  2. Liberal Unionist member

    1886-

Local governments

  1. Glamorgan County Council

    member

    Chairman

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Brooks's Club

  3. Arthurs' Club