William Gully

Mr William Court Gully

Rush ID: 1797

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1835
Died:
6 November 1909
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
James Manby Gully and Frances Court
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1797
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1283716
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GULLY, William (1835-1909)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Selby

    New hereditary

    1905

Constituencies

  1. Carlisle

    Party: Speaker
    Year of election: 1895*
    Date of election: 10 April 1895
    Nature of election: Change of party
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1905*
    Date of exit: 7 June 1905
    Party: Speaker
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Carlisle

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1895*
    Date of exit: 10 April 1895
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Whitehaven

    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
  2. Whitehaven

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 1880-03-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Speaker 1895-1905

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Selby, Elizabeth Anne Walford

    Year: 1865

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Oxford and Cambridge Club