John Blandford

Marquess of John Winston Blandford

Rush ID: 3236

Details

Born:
2 June 1822
Died:
5 July 1883
Birth place:
Garboldisham Hall, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Marquess of Blandford MP (6th Duke of Marlborough) and Jane Stewart
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3236
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333355
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BLANDFORD, Marquess of (1822-1883)
  2. SPENCER-CHURCHILL, John (1822-1883) **

Alternative names

  1. John (John Winston) Spencer-Churchill (family name)

    1822 - 1883

    family name; assumed title Marquess of Blandford on father's succession as Duke of Marlborough in 1840

Peerages

  1. 7th Duke Marlborough

    7th Duke of Marlborough

    Hereditary

    1857

Constituencies

  1. Woodstock

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1857*
    Date of exit: 1 July 1857
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Woodstock

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1844*
    Date of election: 22 April 1844
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1845*
    Date of exit: c. 1845*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit April 1845

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Middlesex

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Oriel College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Vane, Lady Frances Anne Emily

    Year: 1843

Relationships

  1. Son of George Blandford

  2. Father of Randolph Churchill

  3. Grandfather of Winston Churchill

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club