Donald Currie

Sir Donald Currie

Rush ID: 1438

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1825
Died:
13 April 1909
Birth place:
Perthshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (shipping)
Election occupation:
Company director (shipping)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1438
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q601187
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CURRIE, Sir Donald (1825-1909)

Constituencies

  1. Perthshire Western

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Perthshire Western

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Perthshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Greenock

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1878*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

  2. Liberal Unionist member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. City Liberal Club