John Dodson

Mr John George Dodson

Rush ID: 1502

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1825
Died:
25 May 1897
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Rt. Hon. Sir John Dodson and Frances Priscilla Pearson
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1502
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q338252
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DODSON, John (1825-1897)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Monk Bretton

    New hereditary

    1884

Constituencies

  1. Scarborough

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880*
    Date of election: 31 July 1880
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1884*
    Date of exit: 4 November 1884
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Chester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1880*
    Date of exit: 8 May 1880
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Disqualified on petition after by-election (on appointment as President of the Local Government Board), 08/05/1880.
  3. Sussex Eastern

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sussex Eastern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1857*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Sussex Eastern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: Wed 7th Jul 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Chair of Committees of Whole House 1865-1872

  2. Financial Secretary 1873-1874

  3. President of the Board of Local Government 1880-1882

  4. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1882-1884

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Campion, Florence

    Year: 1856

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. University Club

  2. Reform Club

  3. Devonshire Club

  4. Brooks's Club