Robert Williams

Mr Robert Williams

Rush ID: 1845

Details

Born:
15 June 1848
Died:
15 April 1943
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Election occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Parentage:
Robert Williams, of Bridehead, Dorchester, and Mary Anne Cunningham
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1915.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1915
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
1845
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528866
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLIAMS, Robert (1848-1943)

Constituencies

  1. Dorset Western

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Dorset Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1895*
    Date of election: 14 May 1895
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Simes, Rosa

    Year: 1869

Relationships

  1. Son of Robert Williams

  2. Grandson of Robert Williams

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Church Missionary Society officer

    President

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. British Empire Club

  3. National Club