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Herbert Henry Asquith
Birth: Sep. 12, 1852
Morley
Metropolitan Borough of Leeds
West Yorkshire, England
Death: Feb. 15, 1928
Sutton Courtenay
Vale of White Horse District
Oxfordshire, England

British politician. He was elected to Parliament as a Liberal in 1886; he became Home Secretary in the last Gladstone's government. In 1908 he succeeded Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman as Prime Minister and his government introduced social reforms including old-age pensions and unemployment insurance. During the first world war he was forced to resign. He resigned the leadership of the Liberal party in 1926. (bio by: julia&keld) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Helen Kelsall Melland Asquith (1854 - 1891)*
  Margot Tennant Asquith (1864 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Raymond Asquith (1878 - 1916)*
  Elizabeth Charlotte Lucy Asquit Bibesco (1897 - 1945)*
  Anthony Asquith (1902 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
All Saints Churchyard
Sutton Courtenay
Vale of White Horse District
Oxfordshire, England
 
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Record added: Aug 07, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 11437
Herbert Henry Asquith
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