William Younger

Mr William Younger

Rush ID: 2063

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1862
Died:
28 July 1937
Birth place:
Edinburgh, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
William Younger, of Moffat, and Margaret Brown
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1911
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1911
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2063
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13530078
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. YOUNGER, William (1862-1937)

Constituencies

  1. Peeblesshire and Selkirkshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1910²
    Date of exit: 3 December 1910
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Stamford

    Party: Conservative
    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: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Orkney and Shetland

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 1892-07-04 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU

Higher education

  1. Worcester College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Gunter, Helen

    Year: 1888

Relationships

  1. Indirect relative of Robert Gunter

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

  2. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Naval and Military Club

  2. Boodle's Club

  3. Orleans Club