Edwin Montagu

Mr Edwin Samuel Montagu

Rush ID: 7869

Details

Born:
6 February 1879
Died:
15 November 1924
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
Samuel Montagu MP (1st Baron Swaythling) and Ellen Cohen
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7869
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332572
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MONTAGU, Edwin (1879-1924)

Constituencies

  1. Cambridgeshire

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Chesterton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Cambridgeshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 1922-11-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1906-1910

  2. Under-Secretary of State for India 1910-1914

  3. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1914-1915

  4. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1915

    February-May 1915

  5. Minister of Munitions 1916

    July-December 1916

  6. Secretary of State for India 1917-1922

  7. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1915-1916

  8. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1916

    January-July 1916

  9. PPS 1906-1908

    to Herbert Asquith, as Chancellor of the Exchequer

  10. PPS 1908-1910

    to Herbert Asquith, as Prime Minister

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Clifton

  2. City of London School

Marriages

  1. Stanley, Hon. Beatrice Venetia

    Year: 1915

Relationships

  1. Son of Samuel Montagu

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member