Maurice Berkeley

Sir Maurice Frederick Fitz-Hardinge Berkeley

Rush ID: 6566

Details

Born:
3 January 1788
Died:
17 October 1867
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Naval officer
Parentage:
5th Earl Berkeley
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6566
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q11771724
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BERKELEY, Sir Maurice (1788-1867)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Fitz-Hardinge

    New hereditary

    1861

Constituencies

  1. Gloucester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Gloucester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Gloucester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1833*
    Date of exit: 9 April 1833
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Lord Commissioner of Admiralty, but defeated in resulting by-election.

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Charles Berkeley

  2. Brother of Craven Berkeley

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club