Desart

Earl of John Otway O'Connor Desart

Rush ID: 3730

Details

Born:
12 October 1818
Died:
1 April 1865
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
2nd Earl of Desart
Notes:
Irish Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3730
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6227814
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CUFFE, John (1818-1865) **
  2. DESART, Earl of (1818-1865)

Alternative names

  1. John (John Otway O'Connor) Cuffe (a.k.a.)

    1818 - 1865

    family name; assumed title Earl of Desart on his father's death in 1820

Constituencies

  1. Ipswich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1842*
    Date of election: 3 June 1842
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1842*
    Date of exit: c. 1842*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit August 1842; unseated on petition.

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary of State 1852

    March-December 1852; Colonial Office

Marriages

  1. Campbell, Lady Elizabeth Lucy

    Year: 1842

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to Emlyn

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member