William Brooks

Sir William Cunliffe Brooks

Rush ID: 1278

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1819
Died:
9 June 1900
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Banker
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Succ nephew, John B, as MP for Altrincham.
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1278
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7529549
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BROOKS, Sir William (1819-1900)

Constituencies

  1. Altrincham

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Cheshire Eastern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1869*
    Date of election: 6 October 1869
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. St John's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rugby

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1842

  2. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1879

Relationships

  1. Uncle of John Brooks

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club