William Houldsworth

Mr William Henry Houldsworth

Rush ID: 1891

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1834
Died:
18 April 1917
Birth place:
Manchester, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Parentage:
Henry Houldsworth and Helen Hamilton
Notes:
Created Baronet, 1887.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1887
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1891
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8012549
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HOULDSWORTH, William (1834-1917)

Constituencies

  1. Manchester North West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Manchester

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1883*
    Date of election: 6 October 1883
    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: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Manchester

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: Wed 31st Mar 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of St Andrews

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Manchester Grammar

Marriages

  1. Crum, Elizabeth Graham

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Conservative Club

  2. Carlton Club