Thomas Bucknall-Estcourt

Mr Thomas Henry Sutton Bucknall-Estcourt

Rush ID: 3898

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1801
Died:
6 January 1876
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Thomas Grimston Bucknall-Estcourt, MP, and Eleanor Sutton
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3898
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7790328
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BUCKNALL-ESTCOURT, Thomas (1801-1876)
  2. ESTCOURT, Thomas (1801-1876) **
  3. SOTHERON, Thomas (1801-1876) **

Alternative names

  1. Thomas (Thomas Henry Sutton) Sotheron (a.k.a.)

    1839 - 1855

    assumed surname Sotheron on death of his father-in-law in 1839

  2. Thomas (Thomas Henry Sutton Sotheron) Estcourt (a.k.a.)

    1855 - 1876

    resumed surname Estcourt in 1855

Constituencies

  1. Wiltshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1844*
    Date of election: 12 February 1844
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1865*
    Date of exit: c. 1865*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit in or before March 1865.
  2. Devizes

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1844*
    Date of exit: c. 1844*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for Marlborough 1829-1832. Exit in or before February 1844; resigned to contest by-election at Wiltshire Northern.

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Poor Law Board 1858-1859

  2. Home Secretary 1859

    March-June 1859

Higher education

  1. Oriel College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Sotheron, unknown

Relationships

  1. Son of Thomas Bucknall-Estcourt

  2. Brother of James Bucknall-Estcourt

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. United University Club