Frederick Lygon

Hon. Frederick Lygon

Rush ID: 4792

Details

Born:
10 November 1830
Died:
19 February 1891
Birth place:
Worcestershire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Hon. Henry Lygon MP (4th Earl Beauchamp) and Lady Susan Eliot
Notes:
Succeeded his brother as MP in 1863.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
4792
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5498321
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LYGON, Hon. Frederick (1830-1891)

Peerages

  1. 6th Earl Beauchamp

    Hereditary

    1866

    succeeded his brother

Constituencies

  1. Worcestershire Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election: 26 October 1863
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1866*
    Date of exit: 4 March 1866
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Tewkesbury

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1863*
    Date of exit: c. 1863*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit October 1863; resigned to contest by-election at Worcestershire Western

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Admiralty 1859

    March-June 1859

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Stanhope, Lady Mary Catherine

    Year: 1868

  2. Pierrepont, Emily Annora Charlotte

    Year: 1878

Relationships

  1. Son of Henry Lygon

  2. Brother of Elmley

  3. Grandfather of Elmley

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Junior Carlton Club