Edwin Lawrence

Mr Edwin Lawrence

Rush ID: 1772

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1837
Died:
21 April 1914
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
William Lawrence
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1898
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1898
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1772
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5346368
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DURNING-LAWRENCE, Edwin (1837-1914) **
  2. LAWRENCE, Edwin (1837-1914)

Alternative names

  1. Edwin (Edwin) Durning-Lawrence (a.k.a.)

    assumed additional name of Durning in 1898

Constituencies

  1. Truro

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Truro

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: 1910-01-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
  2. Truro

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: 1910-01-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
  3. Burnley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 1892-07-04 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
  4. Shoreditch Haggerston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1886-07-01 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  5. Wokingham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 1885-11-24 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Higher education

  1. University College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. University College School

Marriages

  1. Smith, Edith Jane

    Year: 1874

Relationships

  1. Brother of James Lawrence

  2. Indirect relative of John Smith

  3. Brother of William Lawrence

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

    also City Lib

  2. Athenaeum

  3. Devonshire Club

  4. Burlington