James Bryce

Mr James Bryce

Rush ID: 2902

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1838
Died:
22 January 1922
Birth place:
Belfast, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
James Bryce, of Glasgow, and Margaret Young
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2902
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q336497
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BRYCE, James (1838-1922)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Bryce

    New hereditary

    1914

Constituencies

  1. Aberdeen South

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1907*
    Date of exit: 12 February 1907
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Ambassador to USA.
  2. Tower Hamlets

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Wick District of Burghs

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 1874-01-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1892-1894

  2. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1886

  3. President of the Board of Trade 1894-1895

  4. Chief Secretary for Ireland 1905-1907

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

  2. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Glasgow High School

Marriages

  1. Ashton, Elizabeth Marion

    Year: 1889

Relationships

  1. Brother of John Bryce

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Alpine Club

  2. Athenaeum

  3. Savile Club

  4. National Liberal Club