Sir Cuthbert Quilter, 2nd Baronet

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Sir (William Eley) Cuthbert Quilter, 2nd Baronet (17 July 1873 – 18 September 1952)[1] was an English Conservative Party politician.

Quilter was the son of the Liberal politician Sir William Quilter, 1st Baronet (1841–1911).

He was commissioned a second-lieutenant of the Suffolk Yeomanry (The Duke of York´s Own Loyal Suffolk Hussars) on 26 March 1902.[2]

He was elected at the January 1910 general election as Member of Parliament (MP) for Sudbury in Suffolk,[3] a constituency held by his father until 1906. He held the seat until the 1918 general election, when he did not stand again.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leigh Rayment's baronetage pages: Q
  2. ^ The London Gazette: no. 27419. p. 2081. 25 March 1902.
  3. ^ Craig, F. W. S. (1989) [1974]. British parliamentary election results 1885–1918 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 394. ISBN 0-900178-27-2. 
  4. ^ Craig, F. W. S. (1983) [1969]. British parliamentary election results 1918–1949 (3rd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 471. ISBN 0-900178-06-X. 

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
William Heaton-Armstrong
Member of Parliament for Sudbury
January 19101918
Succeeded by
Stephen Goodwin Howard
Baronetage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
William Quilter
Baronet
(of Bawdsey Manor)
1911 – 1952
Succeeded by
John Raymond Cuthbert Quilter