Rupert Guinness

Hon. Rupert Edward Cecil Lee Guinness

Rush ID: 3874

Details

Born:
29 March 1874
Died:
14 September 1967
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Company director (brewing/distilling)
Parentage:
Edward Cecil Guinness (1st Earl of Iveagh) and Adelaide Maria Guinness
Notes:
Succeeded as an MP by his wife.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
3874
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2176533
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ELVEDEN, Viscount (1874-1967) **
  2. GUINNESS, Hon. Rupert (1874-1967)

Alternative names

  1. Viscount Elveden (a.k.a.)

    1919 - 1927

    title assumed on father's elevation as Earl of Iveagh

Peerages

  1. 2nd Earl of Iveagh

    Hereditary

    1927

Constituencies

  1. Southend-on-Sea

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1927*
    Date of exit: 7 October 1927
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Essex South Eastern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1912*
    Date of election: 16 March 1912
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Shoreditch Haggerston

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1908*
    Date of election: 1 August 1908
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910¹
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Shoreditch Haggerston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: Sat 3rd Dec 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Shoreditch Haggerston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: Fri 12th Jan 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Onslow, Lady Gwendolen

    Year: 1903

Relationships

  1. Brother of Walter Guinness

  2. Married to Iveagh

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1904-1910

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Garrick Club

  3. Beefsteak Club

  4. Royal Yacht Squadron

    Leander