Henry Lygon

Hon. Henry Beauchamp Lygon

Rush ID: 4793

Details

Born:
5 January 1784
Died:
8 September 1863
Birth place:
Worcestershire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
1st Earl Beauchamp and the daughter of James Denn
Notes:
Succeeded as MP by his son in 1853.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
4793
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5725205
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LYGON, Hon. Henry (1784-1863)

Peerages

  1. 4th Earl of Beauchamp

    4th Earl Beauchamp

    Hereditary

    1853

    succeeded his brother

Constituencies

  1. Worcestershire Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1853*
    Date of exit: 21 January 1853
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for this constituency 1817-1831.

Marriages

  1. Eliot, Lady Susan Caroline

    Year: 1824

Relationships

  1. Father of Frederick Lygon

  2. Father of Elmley

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club