Raynham

Viscount John Villiers Stuart Raynham

Rush ID: 5524

Details

Born:
10 April 1831
Died:
26 October 1899
Birth place:
Brighton, Sussex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil servant
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
John Townshend MP (4th Marquess of Townshend) and Elizabeth Jane Stuart
Notes:
Succeeded his father as MP in 1856.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
5524
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6261098
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RAYNHAM, Viscount (1831-1899)
  2. TOWNSHEND, John (1831-1899) **

Alternative names

  1. John (John Villiers Stuart) Townshend (family name)

    1831 - 1899

    family name; assumed title Viscount Raynham on father's succession as Marquess of Townshend in 1855

Peerages

  1. 5th Marquess of Townshend

    Hereditary

    1863

Constituencies

  1. Tamworth

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1856*
    Date of election: 7 February 1856
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1863*
    Date of exit: 10 September 1863
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Duff, Lady Anne Elizabeth Clementina

    Year: 1865

Relationships

  1. Son of John Townshend

  2. Grandson of (MP BEFORE 1832)

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club