Alexander Baring

Honourable Alexander Baring

Rush ID: 6533

Details

Born:
27 October 1774
Died:
12 May 1848
Birth place:
UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Ethnic minority:
No
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (colonial trade)
Election occupation:
Company director (colonial trade)
Parentage:
Francis Baring MP, Bart, and Harriet Herring
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
Highest Office:
Cabinet Minister
Who's Who volume:
1
Education level:
Privately educated

References

Rush ID:
6533
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q652514
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
182
They work for you ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BARING, Hon. Alexander (1774-1848)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Ashburton

    New hereditary

    1835

Constituencies

  1. Essex Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re Entry
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: 10 April 1835
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Also MP for Taunton 1812-1820 (disenfranchised); Callington 1820-1831; Thetford 1831

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Board of Trade 1834-1835

Marriages

  1. Bingham, Anne Louisa

    Year: 1798

Relationships

  1. Parent of Francis Baring

  2. Parent of William Baring

  3. Grandparent of Henry Thynne

Parties

  1. Conservative Party Member