Isaac Butt

Mr Isaac Butt

Rush ID: 1308

Details

Born:
6 September 1813
Died:
5 May 1879
Birth place:
Glenfin, County Donegal, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Reverend Robert Butt, of Stranorlar, County Donegal
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1308
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1141134
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BUTT, Isaac (1813-1879)

Constituencies

  1. Limerick [borough]

    Party: HR
    Year of election: 1871*
    Date of election: 20 September 1871
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1879*
    Date of exit: 5 May 1879
    Party: HR
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Youghal

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    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. Harwich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1852*
    Date of election: 8 May 1852
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Youghal

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Monaghan

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1871*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: HR
    Notes:
  2. Mayo

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1850*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Royal School, Raphoe

Marriages

  1. Swanzy, unknown

    Year: 1837

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

    1852-1857

  2. Liberal Party member

    1857-1871

  3. Home Rule member

    1871-1879

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club