Howick

Viscount Henry George Howick

Rush ID: 4438

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1802
Died:
9 October 1894
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
2nd Earl Grey (an MP before 1832 and Prime Minister 1830-1834) and Mary Elizabeth Ponsonby
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
4438
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q320291
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GREY, Henry (1802-1894) **
  2. HOWICK, Viscount (1802-1894)

Alternative names

  1. Henry (Henry George) Grey (family name)

    1802 - 1894

    family name; assumed title Viscount Howick on father's succession as Earl Grey in 1807

Peerages

  1. 3rd Earl Grey

    Hereditary

    1845

Constituencies

  1. Sunderland

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841*
    Date of election: 17 September 1841
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1845*
    Date of exit: 17 July 1845
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Northumberland Northern

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: First elected for this seat 1831; also MP for Winchelsea 1826 and Higham Ferrers 1830.

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1830-1833

    Colonial Office

  2. Under-Secretary 1834

    Home Office

  3. Secretary at War 1835-1839

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. Copley, unknown

    Year: 1832

Relationships

  1. Son of (MP BEFORE 1832)

  2. Brother of Charles Grey

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club