Ednam

Viscount William Humble Eric Ednam

Rush ID: 3861

Details

Born:
30 January 1894
Died:
26 December 1969
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
2nd Earl of Dudley
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
3861
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8019994
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. EDNAM, Viscount (1894-1969)
  2. WARD, William (1894-1969) **

Alternative names

  1. William (William Humble Eric) Ward (family name)

    1894 - 1932

    family name; assumed title Viscount Ednam from birth

Peerages

  1. 3rd Earl of Dudley

    Hereditary

    1932

Constituencies

  1. Wednesbury

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1932*
    Date of exit: 29 June 1932
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Hornsey

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1921*
    Date of election: 10 November 1921
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1922-1924

    to Earl Winterton

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Leveson-Gower, Lady Rosemary Millicent

    Year: 1919

  2. Charteris, Frances Laura

    Year: 1943

    Notes: divorced 1954

  3. Radziwill, Princess Grace

    Year: 1961

Relationships

  1. Brother of George Ward

  2. Nephew of Robert Ward

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Turf Club

  3. St James's Club

  4. Royal Yacht Squadron