Henry Wiggin

Mr Henry Wiggin

Rush ID: 1047

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1824
Died:
12 November 1905
Birth place:
Cheadle, Staffordshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (railways)
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
William Wiggin, of Cheadle, Staffordshire, and Elizabeth Milner
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1892.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1892
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1047
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5730130
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WIGGIN, Henry (1824-1905)

Constituencies

  1. Handsworth

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Handsworth

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Staffordshire Eastern

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Marriages

  1. Malins, Mary Elizabeth

    Year: 1851

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    -1886

  2. Liberal Unionist member

    1886-

Local governments

  1. Birmingham Borough Council

    Mayor

    1865

Clubs

  1. Reform Club