CLIVE, Hon. Robert Henry (1789-1854), of Oakly Park, Salop.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1790-1820, ed. R. Thorne, 1986
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Constituency

Dates

1818 - 1832
1832 - 20 Jan. 1854

Family and Education

b. 15 Jan. 1789, 2nd s. of Edward Clive*, 2nd Baron Clive [I], and bro. of Edward, Visct. Clive* educ. Eton 1802-5; St. John’s, Camb. 1807-9. m. 19 June 1819, Lady Harriet Hickman, da. of Other, 5th Earl of Plymouth, sis. and h. of Other Arthur, 6th Earl, afterwards (8 Nov. 1855), s.j. Baroness Windsor, 3s. 3da.

Offices Held

Capt. S. Salop militia 1809, yeoman cav. 1817, col. commdt. 1833.

Commr. on the ‘Rebecca’ riots in Wales Oct. 1843.

Biography

By his parents’ marriage settlement, much of the Clive property had been settled on Clive, his elder brother being designated heir to the Herbert estate of Powis Castle.