Charles Beresford

Lord Charles William de la Poer Beresford

Rush ID: 2905

Details

Born:
10 February 1846
Died:
6 September 1919
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Naval officer
Parentage:
4th Marquess of Waterford and Christiana Leslie
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2905
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q323773
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BERESFORD, Lord Charles (1846-1919)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Beresford

    New hereditary

    1916

Constituencies

  1. Portsmouth

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1910ยน
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1916*
    Date of exit: 8 January 1916
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Woolwich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1902*
    Date of election: 25 April 1902
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1903*
    Date of exit: 26 February 1903
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. York

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1898*
    Date of election: 13 January 1898
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1900*
    Date of exit: 26 January 1900
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Resigned on appointment to command of Mediterranean Fleet.
  4. Marylebone East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1889*
    Date of exit: c. 1889*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Resigned on appointment to naval command. Exit in or before July 1889.
  5. Waterford [county]

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Gardner, Mira

    Year: 1878

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Marcus Beresford

  2. Related by marriage to Richard Gardner

  3. Brother of Tyrone

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

    also Turf

  2. Athenaeum

  3. Marlborough Club

  4. Naval and Military Club