Cranborne

Cranborne

Rush ID: 8852

Details

Born:
24 October 1916
Died:
11 July 2003
Birth place:
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Ethnic minority:
No
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
5th Marquess of Salisbury and Elizabeth Vere Cavendish
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 15/07/2003.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
Highest Office:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4
Education level:

References

Rush ID:
8852
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q9310800
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set
They work for you ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CRANBORNE, Viscount (1916-2003)
  2. GASCOYNE-CECIL, Robert (1916-2003) **

Alternative names

  1. Robert (Robert Edward Peter) Gascoyne-Cecil (Family Name)

    1916 - 2003

    family name; assumed title Viscount Cranborne on father's succession as Marquess of Salisbury in 1947

Peerages

  1. 6th Marquess of Salisbury

    Hereditary

    1972

Constituencies

  1. Bournemouth West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: c. 1954*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit January 1954.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ince

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: Thu 5th Jul 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Wyndham-Quin, Marjorie Olein

    Year: 1945

    Notes: 5 sons, 1 daughter

Relationships

  1. Child of Robert Arthur James Cranborne

  2. Grandchild of James Edward Hubert Cranborne

  3. Parent of Robert Michael James Cranborne

Parties

  1. Conservative Party Member

Political organisations

  1. Monday Club officer

    President