Tavistock

Marquess of George William Francis Sackville Tavistock

Rush ID: 930

Details

Born:
16 April 1852
Died:
23 March 1893
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Francis Russell MP (9th Duke of Bedford) and Lady Elizabeth Sackville-West, daughter of 5th Earl de la Warr
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
930
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q31177
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RUSSELL, George (1852-1893) **
  2. TAVISTOCK, Marquess of (1852-1893)

Alternative names

  1. George (George William Francis Sackville) Russell (family name)

    1852 - 1893

    family name; assumed title Marquess of Tavistock on father's succession as Duke of Bedford in 1872

Peerages

  1. 10th Duke of Bedford

    Hereditary

    1891

Constituencies

  1. Bedfordshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1875*
    Date of election: 28 April 1875
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Somers, Lady Adelina Marie

    Year: 1876

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Arthur Russell

  2. Son of Francis Russell

  3. Indirect relative of John Russell

  4. Indirect relative of Charles Russell

  5. Indirect relative of Edward Russell

  6. Indirect relative of William Russell

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. Bedfordshire County Council

    member

    Chairman 1892