Rowland Prothero

Mr Rowland Edmund Prothero

Rush ID: 5471

Details

Born:
6 September 1851
Died:
1 July 1937
Birth place:
Clifton-on-Teme, Worcestershire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Reverend G. Prothero, Canon of Westminster
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5471
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3524872
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. PROTHERO, Rowland (1851-1937)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Ernle of Chelsea

    New hereditary

    1919

Constituencies

  1. Oxford University

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1919*
    Date of exit: 4 February 1919
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Oxford University

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1914*
    Date of election: 30 June 1914
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Biggleswade

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910ยน
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Board of Agriculture 1916-1919

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Marlborough

Marriages

  1. Bailward, Beatrice

    Year: 1891

  2. Hamley, Barbara

    Year: 1902

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member

    1

  2. Conservative Party member

    2

Local governments

  1. Bedfordshire County Council

    member

    Alderman

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club

  3. New University Club