Charles Fox

General Charles Richard Fox

Rush ID: 6803

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1796
Died:
13 April 1873
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
3rd Baron Holland
Notes:
Stenton gives year of birth as 1801; this data from National Portrait Gallery web site and other sources.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6803
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5082014
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FOX, General Charles (1796-1873)

Constituencies

  1. Tower Hamlets

    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: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Stroud

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: c. 1835*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit before 19 May 1835.
  3. Tavistock

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Horsham, Calne and Stroud before 1832

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sandwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Surveyor-General of Ordnance 1846-

Marriages

  1. Fitzclarence, Lady Mary

    Year: 1824

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club