Milton

Viscount William Thomas Spencer Milton

Rush ID: 9038

Details

Born:
12 October 1815
Died:
20 February 1902
Birth place:
Milton, Northamptonshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
Viscount Milton MP (5th Earl Fitzwilliam) and Mary Dundas, daughter of 1st Baron Dundas
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
9038
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8020195
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MILTON, Viscount (1815-1902)
  2. WENTWORTH-FITZWILLIAM, William (1815-1902) **

Alternative names

  1. William (William Thomas Spencer) Wentworth-Fitzwilliam (family name)

    1815 - 1902

    family name; assumed title Viscount Milton on death of his older brother in 1835

Peerages

  1. 6th Earl Fitzwilliam

    Hereditary

    1857

Constituencies

  1. Wicklow

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1857*
    Date of exit: 4 October 1857
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Malton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1846*
    Date of election: 15 April 1846
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Malton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1837*
    Date of election: 27 January 1837
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Yorkshire (West Riding)

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: Tue 29th Jun 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Douglas, Lady Frances Harriet

    Year: 1838

Relationships

  1. Brother of George Wentworth-Fitzwilliam

  2. Brother of Charles Wentworth-Fitzwilliam

  3. Father of William Milton

  4. Father of William Wentworth-Fitzwilliam

  5. Father of William Wentworth-Fitzwilliam

  6. Grandfather of Milton

  7. Brother of Milton

  8. Son of Milton

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Travellers' Club