Rowland Blennerhassett

Sir Rowland Blennerhassett

Rush ID: 1233

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1839
Died:
22 March 1909
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
OR,alsoAB,MP Kerry 1837-41. 'a disting Eng family, sett in Ire..reign Eliz,..fam repeat rep cty(D) Son of Sir Arthur Blennerhasset 3rd Bt
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1233
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528913
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BLENNERHASSETT, Sir Rowland (1839-1909)

Constituencies

  1. Kerry

    Party: HR
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: HR
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Galway [borough]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Unknown
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Lib until 1880-Craig

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Stonyhurst

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1870

    Notes: son Arthur born 1871

Relationships

  1. Indirect relative of Rowland Blennerhassett

  2. Indirect relative of Arthur Blennerhassett

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    1865

  2. Home Rule member

    1880