Edward Strutt, 1st Baron Belper

Edward Strutt, 1st Baron Belper

Edward Strutt, 1st Baron Belper (26 October 1801 – 30 June 1880) was a Liberal Party politician in the United Kingdom.

Strutt sat as a Member of Parliament for Derby from 1830 to 1848, for Arundel from 1851 to 1852 and for Nottingham from 1852 to 1856 and served as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster from 1852 to 1854 in the administration of Lord Aberdeen.

In 1856 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Belper, of Belper in the County of Derbyshire.

He married Amelia Harriet Otter in 28 March 1837, who was the daughter of William Otter the Bishop of Chichester. They were the parents of Henry Strutt, 2nd Baron Belper.

A stained glass window was erected in the north side of the chancel in St. Mary's Church, Nottingham in his memory.



Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Henry Strutt, 2nd Baron Belper — (20 May 1840, St Helen s House, Derby, England – 26 July 1914, Kingston Hall, Derby, Nottinghamshire, England) was a Liberal Party politician in the United Kingdom.Strutt was the son of Edward Strutt, 1st Baron Belper and wife Amelia Harriet… …   Wikipedia

  • Baron Belper — Baron Belper, of Belper in the County of Derby, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1856 for the Liberal politician Edward Strutt, who served as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster from 1853 to 1854. He was the… …   Wikipedia

  • Strutt — is a surname, and may refer to:* Clive Strutt * Edward Strutt, 1st Baron Belper * Edward Lisle Strutt (1874–1948), English mountaineer and Alpine Club president * Jedediah Strutt * John Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh * Joseph Strutt (engraver and… …   Wikipedia

  • Edward Lisle Strutt — Lt Col. Edward Lisle Strutt CBE, DSO (8 February 1874 7 July 1948) was an English soldier and mountaineer, and President of the Alpine Club from 1935–38. [ [http://imagingeverest.rgs.org/Units/94.html Lieutenant Colonel Edward Lisle Strutt ] ]… …   Wikipedia

  • Jedediah Strutt — Infobox Person name = Jedediah Strutt image size = caption = Jedediah Strutt, portrait by Joseph Wright of Derby. Courtesy of the Wright Gallery birth name = birth date = 1726 birth place = South Normanton, Derbyshire, England death date = May 7… …   Wikipedia

  • St Helen's House — is a Grade I listed building situated in King Street, Derby, England. It has been used in the past as a private residence and as an educational establishment. Currently disused, it is planned to reopen the building as a hotel.ConstructionThe… …   Wikipedia

  • Derby School — Motto Vita Sine Litteris Mors (Life without Learning is Death) Established c. 1160, refounded 1554 Closed 1989 Type …   Wikipedia

  • High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire — The High Sheriff is the oldest secular office under the Crown. Formerly the High Sheriff was the principal law enforcement officer in the county but over the centuries most of the responsibilities associated with the post have been transferred… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire — This is a list of people who have served as Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire. Since 1694, all Lords Lieutenant have also been Custos Rotulorum of Nottinghamshire.*Henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland 1552–1563? *Edward Manners, 3rd Earl of… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Helena's Church, West Leake — Parish church name = St. Helena s Church, West Leake caption = dedication = St. Helena denomination = Church of England tradition = Broad Church parish = West Leake deanery = archdeaconry = diocese = Southwell and Nottingham province = York canon …   Wikipedia