Elibank

Master of Alexander William Charles Oliphant Elibank

Rush ID: 7590

Details

Born:
12 April 1870
Died:
13 September 1920
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Civil servant
Election occupation:
Civil servant
Parentage:
1st Viscount Elibank and Blanche Alice Scott
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7590
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4719716
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ELIBANK, Master of (1870-1920)
  2. MURRAY, Alexander (1870-1920) **

Alternative names

  1. Alexander (Alexander William Charles Oliphant) Murray (family name)

    1870 - 1920

    family name; assumed title Master of Elibank in 1871

Peerages

  1. 11th Baron Elibank

    1st Baron Murray of Elibank

    New hereditary

    1912

Constituencies

  1. Edinburghshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1912*
    Date of exit: c. 1912*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Exit before 10 September 1912.
  2. Peeblesshire and Selkirkshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1910¹
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Edinburghshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. York

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Peeblesshire and Selkirkshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: Mon 1st Oct 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  3. Edinburgh West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: Sat 13th Jul 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Comptroller of the Royal Household 1905-1909

  2. Under-Secretary of State for India 1909-1910

  3. Patronage Secretary to Treasury 1910-1912

  4. Chief Whip 1910-1912

Schools

  1. Cheltenham

Marriages

  1. Murray, Hilda

    Year: 1894

Relationships

  1. Brother of Arthur Murray

  2. Brother of Charles Murray

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Bachelors' Club

  2. Brooks's Club

  3. National Liberal Club

  4. New Club

  5. Garrick Club