William Arrol

Sir William Arrol

Rush ID: 1998

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1839
Died:
20 February 1913
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Blacksmith
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Apprentice blacksmith - eventually formed own firm - built Tay & Forth bridges. Son of Thomas Arrol and d of Agnes Hogart
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1890
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1998
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q337783
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ARROL, Sir William (1839-1913)

Constituencies

  1. Ayrshire Southern

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ayrshire Southern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: Mon 4th Jul 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Not specified
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Pattison, Elizabeth

  2. Hodgart, unknown

    Year: 1905

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member