Spencer Walpole

Mr Spencer Horatio Walpole

Rush ID: 989

Details

Born:
11 September 1806
Died:
22 May 1898
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Thomas Walpole, of Stagbury, Surrey, and Lady Margaret Perceval, daughter of 2nd Earl of Egmont
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
989
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7576083
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WALPOLE, Spencer (1806-1898)

Constituencies

  1. Cambridge University

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1856*
    Date of election: 11 February 1856
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1882*
    Date of exit: c. 1882*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit November 1882.
  2. Midhurst

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1846*
    Date of election: 30 January 1846
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1856*
    Date of exit: c. 1856*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before February 1856; resigned to contest by-election at Cambridge University.

Ministerial offices

  1. Home Secretary 1852

    March-December 1852

  2. Home Secretary 1858-1859

  3. Home Secretary 1866-1867

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Perceval, Isabella

    Year: 1835

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to (MP BEFORE 1832)

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. United University Club

  3. Oxford and Cambridge Club