Wilfrid Ashley

Lieut-Colonel Wilfrid William Ashley

Rush ID: 6383

Details

Born:
13 September 1867
Died:
3 July 1939
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Rt Hon. Evelyn Ashley MP and Sybella Charlotte Farquhar, daughter of Sir W. Farquhar, Bart
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
6383
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13529783
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ASHLEY, Lieut-Colonel Wilfrid (1867-1939)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Mount Temple

    New hereditary

    1932

    Second creation of this title

Constituencies

  1. New Forest and Christchurch

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1932*
    Date of exit: 13 January 1932
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Fylde

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Blackpool

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Whip 1911-1913

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1922-1923

  3. Under-Secretary 1923-1924

  4. Minister 1924-1929

    Transport

Higher education

  1. Magdalen College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Cassel, Maud

    Year: 1901

  2. Forbes-Sempill, Mrs Muriel

    Year: 1914

Relationships

  1. Son of Anthony Ashley

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Anglo-German Fellowship member

  2. Anti-Socialist Union member

Local governments

  1. Hampshire County Council

    officer

    Alderman

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Carlton Club