Elmley

Viscount Henry Elmley

Rush ID: 3872

Details

Born:
13 February 1829
Died:
4 March 1866
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Hon. Henry Lygon MP (4th Earl of Beauchamp) and Lady Susan Eliot
Notes:
Succeeded his father as MP in 1853; succeeded as MP by his brother in 1863.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3872
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16065804
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ELMLEY, Viscount (1829-1866)
  2. LYGON, Henry (1829-1866) **

Alternative names

  1. Henry (Henry) Lygon (family name)

    1829 - 1866

    family name; assumed title Viscount Elmley on father's succession to peerage

Peerages

  1. 5th Earl Beauchamp

    Hereditary

    1863

Constituencies

  1. Worcestershire Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: 28 February 1853
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1863*
    Date of exit: 8 September 1863
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Relationships

  1. Indirect relative of Elmley

  2. Son of Henry Lygon

  3. Brother of Frederick Lygon

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club