James Rentoul

Mr James Alexander Rentoul

Rush ID: 2027

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1854
Died:
12 August 1919
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Reverend Alexander Rentoul, of Ray, County Donegal, and Erminda Chittick
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2027
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13530029
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RENTOUL, James (1854-1919)

Constituencies

  1. Down East

    Party: Unionist
    Year of election: 1890*
    Date of election: 25 March 1890
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1901*
    Date of exit: c. 1901*
    Party: Unionist
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Exit January 1901; resigned on appointment as Judge of City of London Court

Higher education

  1. Queen's College, Galway

    Graduated

  2. Queen's College, Belfast

    Graduated

  3. Berlin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Cookstown Academy

Marriages

  1. Young, Florence Isabella

    Year: 1882

Relationships

  1. Father of Gervais Rentoul

Parties

  1. Unionist member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club