Althorp

Viscount Althorp

Rush ID: 3011

Details

Born:
27 October 1835
Died:
13 August 1910
Birth place:
Spencer House, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
4th Earl Spencer and his first wife, Elizabeth Georgiana Poyntz
Notes:
Held Lord Lieutenancy of Ireland and ministerial offices after succession to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3011
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333281
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ALTHORP, Viscount (1835-1910)
  2. SPENCER, John (1835-1910) **

Alternative names

  1. John (John Poyntz) Spencer (family name)

    1835 - 1910

    family name; assumed title Viscount Althorp on father's succession as Earl Spencer in 1845

Peerages

  1. 5th Earl Spencer

    Hereditary

    1857

Constituencies

  1. Northamptonshire Southern

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857*
    Date of exit: 27 December 1857
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Seymour, Charlotte Frances Frederica

    Year: 1858

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Althorp

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club