William Gregory

Mr William Henry Gregory

Rush ID: 1734

Details

Born:
12 July 1817
Died:
6 March 1892
Birth place:
Galway, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Robert Gregory, of Coole Park, County Galway, and Elizabeth O'Hara
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1875
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1734
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q20823179
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GREGORY, William (1817-1892)

Constituencies

  1. Galway [county]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1872*
    Date of exit: c. 1872*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit in or before January 1872; resigned on appointment as Governor of Ceylon.
  2. Dublin [borough]

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1842*
    Date of election: 29 January 1842
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dungarvan

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

  2. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club