Willoughby de Eresby

Lord Gilbert Willoughby de Eresby

Rush ID: 2893

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1867
Died:
29 September 1951
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Hon. Gilbert Heathcote MP (1st Earl of Ancaster) and Lady Evelyn Elizabeth Gordon (daughter of 10th Marquis of Huntly)
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2893
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5560968
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HEATHCOTE-DRUMMOND-WILLOUGHBY, Gilbert (1867-1951) **
  2. WILLOUGHBY DE ERESBY, Lord (1867-1951)

Alternative names

  1. Gilbert (Gilbert) Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby (family name)

    1867 - 1951

    family name; assumed title Lord Willoughby de Eresby on father's elevation as 1st Earl of Ancaster in 1892

Peerages

  1. 2nd Earl of Ancaster

    Hereditary

    1910

Constituencies

  1. Horncastle

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1894*
    Date of election: 11 January 1894
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910*
    Date of exit: 24 December 1910
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Boston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 1892-07-04 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1921-1924

    to Minister of Agriculture

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Breese, Eloise

    Year: 1905

Relationships

  1. Father of James Willoughby de Eresby

  2. Brother of Claud Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby

  3. Son of Gilbert Heathcote

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Primrose League officer

    1903

    Chancellor

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club