Shelburne

Earl of Shelburne

Rush ID: 5724

Details

Born:
7 January 1816
Died:
5 July 1866
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
3rd Marquess of Lansdowne and Louisa Emma Fox-Strangways
Notes:
Succeeded his indirect relative as MP in 1837.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
5724
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5935407
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. PETTY-FITZMAURICE, Henry (1816-1866) **
  2. SHELBURNE, Earl of (1816-1866)

Alternative names

  1. Henry (Henry) Petty-Fitzmaurice (family name)

    1816 - 1866

    family name; assumed title Earl of Shelburne on elder brother's death in 1836

Peerages

  1. 4th Marquess of Lansdowne

    Hereditary

    1863

Constituencies

  1. Calne

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1856*
    Date of exit: c. 1856*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit before 9 July 1856.

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1847-1848

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Herbert, Georgiana

    Year: 1840

  2. de Flahault, Emily Jane Mercy Elphinstone

    Year: 1843

Relationships

  1. Brother of Kerry

  2. Grandfather of Kerry

  3. Indirect relative of John Strangways

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member