John Coleridge

Mr John Duke Coleridge

Rush ID: 1398

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1821
Died:
14 June 1894
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Sir John Taylor Coleridge, of Ottery St Mary, Devon, and Mary Buchanan
Notes:
Lord Chief Justice 1880-1894, after elevation to Peerage. Knighted 1868, after first election.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1868
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1398
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1574706
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COLERIDGE, John (1821-1894)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Coleridge

    New hereditary

    1874

Constituencies

  1. Exeter

    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: 1873*
    Date of exit: c. 1873*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit November 1873; resigned on appointment as Lord Chief Justice of Common Pleas

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Exeter

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1864*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Solicitor-General 1868-1871

  2. Attorney-General 1871-1873

Higher education

  1. Exeter College

    Graduated

  2. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Turner, Jane Fortescue

    Year: 1846

Relationships

  1. Father of Bernard Coleridge

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Reform Club