John Kennaway

Sir John Henry Kennaway

Rush ID: 1805

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1837
Died:
6 September 1919
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1805
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7527865
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. KENNAWAY, Sir John (1837-1919)

Constituencies

  1. Honiton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1910ยน
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Devon Eastern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1870*
    Date of election: 9 April 1870
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Father of the House of Commons 1908-1910

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Arbuthnot, unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Church Missionary Society leader

    Pres

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club

  3. National Club