Henry Cole (Conservative politician)

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Henry Arthur Cole (14 February 1809 – 2 July 1890[1]) was a British politician, cricketer and army officer.

The second son of John Cole, 2nd Earl of Enniskillen,[2] he did not inherit the title; but used as preface to his name "The Honourable", a courtesy title. He was elected as a Conservative Member of Parliament for Enniskillen on 18 June 1844, resigning on 31 March 1851 through the position of Steward of the Chiltern Hundreds. He was appointed High Sheriff of Fermanagh for 1854. [3]

He died in Willesden on 2 July 1890.


  1. ^ "Cricinfo - Players and Officials - Henry Arthur Cole". Crickinfo. Retrieved 1 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Hon. Henry Arthur Cole (1809-1890), Politician and army officer; Second son of 2nd Earl of Enniskillen". National Portrait Gallery. August 2008. Retrieved 1 January 2009. 
  3. ^ Parliamentary Memoirs of Fermanagh and Tyrone, from 1613 to 1885. 

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Arthur Henry Cole
Member of Parliament for Enniskillen
Succeeded by
James Whiteside
Preceded by
Mervyn Edward Archdale
Sir Arthur Brooke
Member of Parliament for Fermanagh
With: Mervyn Edward Archdale 1854–1874
William Humphrys Archdale 1874–1880
Succeeded by
William Humphrys Archdale
Viscount Crichton