Adelbert Cust

Hon. Adelbert Wellington Cust

Rush ID: 6694

Details

Born:
19 August 1844
Died:
19 April 1921
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
Viscount Alford MP (1st Earl Brownlow) and the daughter of 2nd Marquess of Northampton
Notes:
Stenton gives his year of death as 1927. Succeeded his uncle as MP in 1866.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6694
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4681850
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CUST, Hon. Adelbert (1844-1921)

Peerages

  1. 3rd Earl Brownlow

    Hereditary

    1867

    succeeded his brother

Constituencies

  1. Shropshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1866*
    Date of election: 17 August 1866
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1867*
    Date of exit: c. 1867*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit February 1867.

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1885-1886

    Local Government Board

  2. Paymaster-General 1887-1888

  3. Under-Secretary of State 1889-1892

    War Office

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. Chetwynd-Talbot, Lady Adelaide

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Charles Cust

  2. Cousin of Henry Cust

  3. Son of Alford

  4. Related by marriage to Ingestre

  5. Related by marriage to Ingestre

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member