Francis Baring

Sir Francis Thornhill Baring

Rush ID: 6535

Details

Born:
20 April 1796
Died:
6 September 1866
Birth place:
Calcutta, India
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Sir Thomas Baring, 2nd Bart, and daughter of Charles Sealy
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6535
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3750914
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BARING, Sir Francis (1796-1866)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Northbrook

    New hereditary

    1866

Constituencies

  1. Portsmouth

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: First elected for this constituency in 1826.

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1830-1983

  2. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1839-1841

  3. First Lord of the Admiralty 1849-1852

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Grey, Jane

    Year: 1825

  2. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1841

Relationships

  1. Father of Thomas Baring

  2. Grandfather of Francis Baring

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Brooks's Club