William Caine

Mr William Sproston Caine

Rush ID: 2039

Details

Born:
26 March 1842
Died:
17 March 1903
Birth place:
Seacombe, Cheshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (metals)
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Nathaniel Caine and Hannah Rushton
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2039
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8018678
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CAINE, William (1842-1903)

Constituencies

  1. Camborne

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1903*
    Date of exit: 17 March 1903
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Bradford East

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Barrow-in-Furness

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1886*
    Date of election: 6 April 1886
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  4. Barrow-in-Furness

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1890*
    Date of exit: 2 July 1890
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Resigned to force by-election (standing as Ind. Lib.) but defeated.
  5. Scarborough

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Tottenham at 1885 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Barrow-in-Furness

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1890*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Ind. Lib.
  2. Tottenham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Liverpool

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  4. Liverpool

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1873*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Chief Whip 1886-1890

    Chief LU Whip

  2. Civil Lord of Admiralty 1884-1885

Schools

  1. Birkenhead Park School

Marriages

  1. Brown, Alice

    Year: 1868

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to John Roberts

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    1880-1886

  2. Liberal Unionist member

    1886-1890

  3. Liberal Party member

    1890-1903

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Labour Club