William Wells

Mr William Wells

Rush ID: 1017

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1818
Died:
1 May 1889
Birth place:
Holme Wood, Huntingdonshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Captain William Wells RN and Lady Elizabeth, daughter of 1st Earl of Carysport
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1017
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8020168
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WELLS, William (1818-1889)

Constituencies

  1. Peterborough

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Beverley

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Charteris, Lady Louisa

    Year: 1854

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Travellers' Club

  2. White's Club

  3. Brooks's Club