Stanley Leighton

Mr Stanley Leighton

Rush ID: 1932

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1837
Died:
4 May 1901
Birth place:
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1932
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7599747
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEIGHTON, Stanley (1837-1901)

Constituencies

  1. Oswestry

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1901*
    Date of exit: 4 May 1901
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Shropshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1876*
    Date of election: 3 February 1876
    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. Bewdley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: Sat 31st Jan 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

  2. Inner Temple

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Williams-Wynn, unknown

    Year: 1873

Relationships

  1. Brother of Baldwyn Leighton

  2. Son of Baldwin Leighton

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Clergy Defence Association member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club