Robert Cecil

Lord Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne Cecil

Rush ID: 9003

Details

Born:
3 February 1830
Died:
22 August 1903
Birth place:
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
2nd Marquess of Salisbury and Frances Mary Gascoigne
Notes:
Better known as Marquess of Salisbury, under which name he was Prime Minister.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
9003
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q243705
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CECIL, Robert (1830-1903) **
  2. CECIL, Lord Robert (1830-1903)
  3. CRANBORNE, Viscount (1830-1903) **

Alternative names

  1. Viscount Cranborne (a.k.a.)

    1865 - 1868

    title assumed on death of elder brother in 1865

  2. Robert (Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne) Cecil (family name)

    1830 - 1903

    family name

Peerages

  1. 3rd Marquis of Salisbury

    3rd Marquess of Salisbury

    Hereditary

    1868

Constituencies

  1. Stamford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: 22 August 1853
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868*
    Date of exit: 12 April 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for India 1866

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Alderson, Georgiana Caroline

    Year: 1857

Relationships

  1. Father of Cranborne

  2. Brother of Eustace Cecil

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Junior Carlton Club

  2. Carlton Club