Asquith refers to:

Persons of the Asquith family, descended from or related to H.H. Asquith, a British prime minister, later a peer:

  • Herbert Henry Asquith (1852–1928), Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  • Margot Asquith (1864–1945), the second wife of the Prime Minister
  • Raymond Asquith (1878–1916), eldest son of the Prime Minister, died in World War I
  • Herbert Asquith (1881–1947), the Prime Minister's second son, a poet
  • Arthur Melland Asquith (1883–1939), the Prime Minister's third son, brigadier-general.
  • Cynthia Asquith (1887–1960), the poet's wife, an author
  • Anthony Asquith (1902–1968), youngest son of the Prime Minister, noted film director
  • Violet Bonham Carter, elder daughter of H.H. Asquith by his first wife
  • Elizabeth Bibesco née Asquith, daughter of H.H. Asquith and Margot Asquith
  • Earl of Oxford, also known as the Earl of Oxford and Asquith, a peerage title given to the Prime Minister
  • Julian Asquith, 2nd Earl of Oxford and Asquith
  • Raymond Asquith, 3rd Earl of Oxford and Asquith, elder son of the 2nd Earl, former British diplomat
  • Dominic Asquith, former British Ambassador to Iraq, younger son of the 2nd Earl.
  • Mark Julian Asquith, the present Viscount Asquith

Other people:

  • Ros Asquith, children's books author

Place names:

  • Asquith, suburb of Sydney, Australia
  • Asquith Boys High School, A Male High School In Asquith, Sydney, Australia
  • Asquith Girls High School, A Female High School In Asquith, Sydney, Australia
  • Asquith, Saskatchewan


  • Asquith (1901 automobile)
  • Asquith (1981 automobile)

Other articles related to "asquith":

Arthur Asquith - Military Career
... When the First World War broke out in the summer of 1914, Asquith resigned from Franklin Herrera and joined the Royal Navy, explaining that he could not "sit quietly by ... His elder brothers also joined up, Raymond Asquith was commissioned in the London Regiment and was killed in action in 1916 while Herbert Asquith joined the Royal Artillery ... force was rapidly deployed to Belgium with Asquith as a junior officer ...
Asquith, Saskatchewan - Demographics
... Canada census – Asquith, Saskatchewan Community Profile 2001 ... Population Land area Population density Median age Total private dwellings Mean household income 603 (4 ...
Maxwell Ruthven Thornton - Member of Parliament For Tavistock
... reunite the National, or Lloyd George Liberals with the Independent Liberals led by H H Asquith ... even letting it be known he would be willing to serve under Asquith, Asquith was hostile ... One outcome of Thornton’s meeting was Asquith’s sacking of his Chief Whip James Myles Hogge in February 1923 because he supported reunion and his replacement by Vivian Phillipps, Liberal MP for Edinburgh West ...

Famous quotes containing the word asquith:

    The ingrained idea that, because there is no king and they despise titles, the Americans are a free people is pathetically untrue.... There is a perpetual interference with personal liberty over there that would not be tolerated in England for a week.
    —Margot Asquith (1864–1945)

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