Lewis McIver

Sir Lewis McIver

Rush ID: 2137

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1846
Died:
9 August 1920
Birth place:
Ross and Cromarty, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Colonial administrator
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2137
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6536859
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MCIVER, Sir Lewis (1846-1920)

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh West

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1909*
    Date of exit: 12 May 1909
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Torquay

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated standing as LU.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Edinburgh South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: Mon 4th Jul 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Torquay

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: Thu 1st Jul 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. School of Oriental and African Studies

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Kensington GS

  2. No entry

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    1885,1895-1909

  2. Liberal Unionist member

    1886

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. St James's Club

  3. Ranelagh Club