March

Earl of Charles Henry March

Rush ID: 9033

Details

Born:
27 February 1818
Died:
27 September 1903
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
5th Duke of Richmond and Lennox and Lady Caroline Paget
Notes:
Held further ministerial offices after succession to Peerage
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
9033
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333488
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GORDON-LENNOX, Charles (1818-1903) **
  2. MARCH, Earl of (1818-1903)

Alternative names

  1. Charles (Charles Henry) Gordon-Lennox (family name)

    1818 - 1903

    family name; assumed title Earl of March on father's succession to Peerage in 1819

Peerages

  1. 6th Duke of Richmond

    Hereditary

    1860

  2. 1st Duke of Gordon

    New hereditary

    1876

Constituencies

  1. Sussex Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1860*
    Date of exit: 21 October 1860
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Poor Law Board 1859

    March-June 1859

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Greville, Frances Harriet

    Year: 1843

Relationships

  1. Father of March

  2. Uncle of Walter Gordon-Lennox

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club