Henry Selwin

Mr Henry John Selwin

Rush ID: 836

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1826
Died:
15 January 1902
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir John Thomas Ibbetson-Selwin, 6th Bart, and Isabella Leveson-Gower
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1869.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1869
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
836
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5728191
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SELWIN, Henry (1826-1902)
  2. SELWIN-IBBETSON, Henry (1826-1902) **

Alternative names

  1. Henry (Henry John) Selwin-Ibbetson (a.k.a.)

    1867 - 1902

    assumed second wife's family name Ibbetson as additional surname

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Rookwood

    New hereditary

    1892

Constituencies

  1. Epping

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1892*
    Date of exit: c. 1892*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit before 4 July 1892; seat vacant at Dissolution of Parliament in 1892.
  2. Essex Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Essex Southern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1874-1878

    Home Office

  2. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1878-1880

Higher education

  1. St John's College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Copley, Hon. Sarah Elizabeth

    Year: 1850

  2. Ibbetson, Eden

    Year: 1867

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club