Henry Davie

Sir Henry Robert Ferguson Davie

Rush ID: 1457

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1797
Died:
30 November 1885
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
pat. Ferguson - changed name to Davie on inheriting wife's estate in Devon(Creedy Park).
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1457
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7527131
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DAVIE, Sir Henry (1797-1885)
  2. FERGUSON, Henry (1797-1885) **

Alternative names

  1. Henry (Henry Robert) Ferguson (a.k.a.)

    changed name to Davie on inheriting wife's estate in Devon

Constituencies

  1. Haddington District of Burghs

    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: 1878*
    Date of exit: c. 1878*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. Davie, unknown

    Year: 1823

Relationships

  1. Father of John Davie

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Travellers' Club

  3. United Service Club