Henry Labouchere

Mr Henry Labouchere

Rush ID: 6967

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1798
Died:
1869
Birth place:
London, Essex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
P.C. Labouchere, of Highlands, Essex
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6967
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q320768
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LABOUCHERE, Henry (1798-1869)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Taunton

    New hereditary

    1859

Constituencies

  1. Taunton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1859*
    Date of exit: c. 1859*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Also MP for St Michael's 1826-1830; first elected for this seat in 1830. Exit July 1859.

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Admiralty 1832-1834

  2. Vice-President of the Board of Trade 1835-1839

  3. Under-Secretary 1839

    Colonial Office

  4. President of the Board of Trade 1839-1841

  5. Chief Secretary for Ireland 1846-1847

  6. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1855-1858

  7. President of the Board of Trade 1847-1852

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Baring, unknown

    Year: 1840

  2. Howard, Lady Mary Matilda Georgina

    Year: 1852

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Reform Club

  3. Travellers' Club