Lewis Harcourt

Mr Lewis Venables Vernon Harcourt

Rush ID: 7376

Details

Born:
1 February 1863
Died:
24 February 1922
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private secretary
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Sir William Harcourt MP and Therese Lister
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7376
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5790068
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HARCOURT, Lewis (1863-1922)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Harcourt

    New hereditary

    1917

Constituencies

  1. Rossendale

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1904*
    Date of election: 15 March 1904
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1917*
    Date of exit: 3 January 1917
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. First Commissioner of Works 1905-1910

  2. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1910-1915

  3. First Commissioner of Works 1915-1916

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Burns, Mary Ethel

    Year: 1899

Relationships

  1. Son of William Vernon-Harcourt

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Devonshire Club

  2. Bachelors' Club

  3. Reform Club

  4. National Liberal Club