John Ball

Mr John Thomas Ball

Rush ID: 1162

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1815
Died:
17 March 1898
Birth place:
Dublin, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Major Benjamin Marcus Ball
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1162
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6260523
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BALL, John (1815-1898)

Constituencies

  1. Dublin University

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1875*
    Date of exit: 1 January 1875
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Lord Chancellor of Ireland.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dublin University

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 1865-07-11 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Attorney-General 1868

  2. Solicitor-General for Ireland 1868

  3. Lord Chancellor of Ireland 1875-1880

  4. Attorney-General 1874-1875

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Elrington, Catherine

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    Stood as Cons (Craig)

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club