Stanley

Lord Stanley

Rush ID: 7862

Details

Born:
9 July 1894
Died:
16 October 1938
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Hon. Edward Stanley MP (17th Earl of Derby) and Lady Alice Montagu
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7862
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5345413
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. STANLEY, Lord (1894-1938)
  2. STANLEY, Edward (1894-1938) **

Alternative names

  1. Edward (Edward Montagu Cavendish) Stanley (family name)

    1894 - 1938

    family name; assumed title Lord Stanley on father's succession to Peerage in 1908

Constituencies

  1. Fylde

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1938*
    Date of exit: 16 October 1938
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Liverpool Abercromby

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1917*
    Date of election: 28 June 1917
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1922

    to Earl of Derby (his father)

  2. Junior Lord of Treasury 1924-1927

  3. Parliamentary and Financial Secretary 1931-1935

    Admiralty

  4. Parliamentary and Financial Secretary 1935-1937

    Admiralty

  5. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1935

    June-November 1935; for Dominions

  6. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1937-1938

    for India

  7. Secretary of State for the Dominions 1938

    May-October 1938

Higher education

  1. Magdalen College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Cadogan, Hon. Sibyl

    Year: 1917

Relationships

  1. Son of Edward Stanley

  2. Grandson of Frederick Stanley

  3. Nephew of George Stanley

  4. Brother of Oliver Stanley

  5. Father of Richard Stanley

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

    Deputy Chairman 1927-1929

Political organisations

  1. Junior Imperial League officer

    Chairman 1928-1933; President 1933-

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Turf Club

  3. Guards' Club