James Willoughby de Eresby

Lord Gilbert James Willoughby de Eresby

Rush ID: 6218

Details

Born:
8 December 1907
Died:
29 March 1983
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Lord Willoughby de Eresby MP (2nd Earl of Ancaster) and Eloise Breese
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6218
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6135821
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HEATHCOTE-DRUMMOND-WILLOUGHBY, Gilbert (1907-1982) **
  2. WILLOUGHBY DE ERESBY, Lord (1907-1982)

Alternative names

  1. Gilbert (Gilbert James) Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby (family name)

    1907

    family name

Peerages

  1. Lord Willoughby de Eresby

    1st Baron Willoughby de Eresby

    New hereditary

    1951

    New hereditary peerage with same title as his previous courtesy title.

  2. 3rd Earl of Ancaster

    Hereditary

    1951

Constituencies

  1. Rutland and Stamford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1933*
    Date of election: 21 November 1933
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Magdalene College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Astor, Hon. Nancy Phyllis Louise

    Year: 1933

Relationships

  1. Son of Willoughby de Eresby

  2. Related by marriage to Waldorf Astor

  3. Nephew of Claud Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Kesteven County Council

    member

    1950-1974

Clubs

  1. Turf Club