Seymour

Lord Seymour

Rush ID: 9044

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1804
Died:
28 November 1885
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
11th Duke of Somerset
Notes:
Held further ministerial office after succession to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
9044
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3719921
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SEYMOUR, Lord (1804-1885)
  2. SEYMOUR, Edward (1804-1885) **

Alternative names

  1. Edward (Edward Adolphus) Seymour (family name)

    1804 - 1885

    family name

Peerages

  1. 12th Duke of Somerset

    Hereditary

    1855

Constituencies

  1. Totnes

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1834*
    Date of election: 17 February 1834
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1855*
    Date of exit: c. 1855*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit August 1855.

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1839-1841

  2. Under-Secretary of State 1841

    June-September 1841; Home Office

  3. Commissioner of Woods and Forests 1850-1852

Marriages

  1. Sheridan, Jane Georgiana

    Year: 1830

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club