Sir Henry Pelly, 3rd Baronet

Sir Henry Carstairs Pelly, 3rd Baronet (24 April 1884 - 4 June 1877)[1] was a Conservative Party politician.

Henry Pelly

Member of Parliament
for Huntingdonshire
In office
15 February 1874 – 30 June 1877
Serving with Edward Fellowes
Preceded byEdward Fellowes
Robert Montagu
Succeeded byEdward Fellowes
George Montagu
Personal details
Born23 April 1844
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Died4 June 1877(1877-06-04) (aged 33)
Political partyConservative
Lilian Harriet Charteris (m. 1872)
ChildrenAnnie Evelyn Pelly
Constance Lilian Pelly
ParentsJohn Pelly
Johanna Jane Carstairs

Parliamentary careerEdit

Pelly was elected Conservative MP for Huntingdonshire in 1874, but died before completing a full parliamentary term in 1877.[2]


Pelly succeeded to 4th Baronet of Upton upon his father John Pelly's death on 20 December 1864.[3][4]

Personal lifeEdit

Pelly married Lilian Harriet Charteris, daughter of Francis Charteris on 27 November 1872.[4][5]

Other activitiesEdit

During his life, Pelly was a Justice of the Peace, a Deputy Lieutenant, and captain in the 2nd Regiment of Life Guards.[4]


  1. ^ Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "H" (part 4)
  2. ^ Craig, F. W. S., ed. (1977). British Parliamentary Election Results 1832-1885 (e-book)|format= requires |url= (help) (1st ed.). London: Macmillan Press. ISBN 978-1-349-02349-3.
  3. ^ Leigh Rayment's list of baronets – Baronetcies beginning with "P" (part 1)
  4. ^ a b c "Sir Henry Carstairs Pelly, 3rd Bt". The Peerage. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  5. ^ "Parishes: Hartford cum Sapley". British History Online. University of London. Retrieved 1 January 2018.

External linksEdit

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Edward Fellowes
and Robert Montagu
Member of Parliament for Huntingdonshire
1874 – 1877
With: Edward Fellowes
Succeeded by
Edward Fellowes
and George Montagu
Baronetage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
John Pelly
(of Upton)
Succeeded by
Harold Pelly