John Wingfield-Digby

Mr John Kenelm Digby Wingfield-Digby

Rush ID: 1814

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1859
Died:
25 December 1904
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
John Digby Wingfield-Digby, of Sherborne Castle, Dorset, and Maria Madan
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1814
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26690037
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WINGFIELD-DIGBY, John (1859-1904)

Constituencies

  1. Dorset Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1904*
    Date of exit: 25 December 1904
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Somerset Mid

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885*
    Date of election: 4 March 1885
    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 / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Defeated contesting Somerset Southern at 1885 General Election

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Somerset Southern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: Tue 24th Nov 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Hewitt, Hon. Georgina Rosamond

    Year: 1883

  2. Digby, Charlotte

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. White's Club