Joshua Westhead

Mr Joshua Proctor Brown Westhead

Rush ID: 1280

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1807
Died:
25 July 1877
Birth place:
Manchester, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Edward Westhead
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1280
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16062818
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BROWN-WESTHEAD, Joshua (1807-1877) **
  2. WESTHEAD, Joshua (1807-1877)

Alternative names

  1. Joshua (Joshua Proctor) Brown-Westhead (a.k.a.)

    1850 - 1877

    assumed additional surname Brown in 1850 in accordance with his uncle's will

Constituencies

  1. York

    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: 1871*
    Date of exit: c. 1871*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit February 1871.
  2. York

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Knaresborough

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852*
    Date of exit: c. 1852*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Unseated on petition after 1852 General Election.

Schools

  1. Congleton GS

  2. Manchester Grammar

Marriages

  1. Chappell, Betsy

    Year: 1828

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Reform Club