George Russell

Mr George William Erskine Russell

Rush ID: 806

Details

Born:
3 February 1853
Died:
17 March 1919
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
Lord Charles James Fox Russell MP and Isabella Clarissa Davies
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
806
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6084189
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RUSSELL, George (1853-1919)

Constituencies

  1. Biggleswade

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Aylesbury

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Defeated contesting Fulham at 1885 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Fulham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Fulham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1883-1885

    Board of Local Government

  2. Under-Secretary of State for India 1892-1894

  3. Under-Secretary of State 1894-1895

    Home Office

Higher education

  1. University College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Relationships

  1. Son of Charles Russell

  2. Nephew of John Russell

  3. Nephew of Edward Russell

  4. Cousin of William Russell

  5. Cousin of Francis Russell

  6. Cousin of Arthur Russell

  7. Indirect relative of Tavistock

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. Liberal Churchmen's Union officer

    President

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    Alderman 1889-

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. Eighty Club