James Lowther

Mr James Lowther

Rush ID: 1870

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1840
Died:
12 September 1904
Birth place:
Leeds, Yorkshire (West Riding), U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
ignore rel entry CHECK
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1870
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6138277
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LOWTHER, James (1840-1904)

Constituencies

  1. Isle of Thanet

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1888*
    Date of election: 29 June 1888
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1904*
    Date of exit: 12 September 1904
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Lincolnshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1881*
    Date of election: 3 September 1881
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. York

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Eskdale

    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: Conservative
  2. Louth [borough, Lincolnshire]

    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: Conservative
  3. Cumberland Eastern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1881*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1868

    Poor Law Bd

  2. Under-Secretary 1874-1878

    Colonial Office

  3. Chief Secretary for Ireland 1878-1880

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Westminster

Relationships

  1. Indirect relative of (RELATIVE NOT YET IN DATABASE)

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Yorkshire (North Riding) County Council

    member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Turf Club