Charles Wood

Hon. Charles Ingram Courtenay Wood

Rush ID: 4495

Details

Born:
3 October 1912
Died:
19 March 1980
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Edward Frederick Lindley Wood MP (1st Earl of Halifax) and Lady Dorothy Onslow
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4495
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5083684
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. IRWIN, Lord (1912-1980) **
  2. WOOD, Hon. Charles (1912-1980)

Alternative names

  1. Lord Irwin (title)

    1944 - 1959

    title assumed on father's elevation to peerage as 1st Earl of Halifax

Peerages

  1. 2nd Earl of Halifax

    Hereditary

    1959

Constituencies

  1. York

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1937*
    Date of election: 6 May 1937
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Primrose, Ruth Alice Hannah Mary

    Year: 1936

Relationships

  1. Son of Edward Wood

  2. Brother of Richard Wood

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Buck's Club