Villiers

Viscount George Augustus Frederick Villiers

Rush ID: 9050

Details

Born:
4 April 1808
Died:
24 October 1859
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
5th Earl of Jersey and Sarah Sophia Fane
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
9050
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5537867
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CHILD-VILLIERS, George (1808-1859) **
  2. VILLIERS, Viscount (1808-1859)

Alternative names

  1. George (George Augustus Frederick) Child-Villiers (family name)

    1808 - 1859

    family name; known as Viscount Villiers from birth

Peerages

  1. 6th Earl of Jersey

    Hereditary

    1859

Constituencies

  1. Cirencester

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1844*
    Date of election: 2 August 1844
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Weymouth and Melcombe Regis

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1841*
    Date of exit: c. 1841*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Date of exit unknown; unseated on petition after 1841 General Election.
  3. Honiton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Rochester in 1830 and Minehead in 1831. Defeated contesting Weymouth and Melcombe Regis at 1835 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Weymouth and Melcombe Regis

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: Tue 6th Jan 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Peel, Julia

    Year: 1841

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to Robert Peel

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club