Augustine Birrell

Mr Augustine Birrell

Rush ID: 2139

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1850
Died:
20 November 1933
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Other
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Rev Charles Birrell, non-conformist
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2139
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333216
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BIRRELL, Augustine (1850-1933)

Constituencies

  1. Bristol North

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Fife Western

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1889*
    Date of election: 5 July 1889
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated standing at Manchester North East in 1900 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Manchester North East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1900-10-01 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Widnes

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1886-07-01 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Liverpool Walton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 1885-11-24 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Higher education

  1. Trinity Hall

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Amersham Hall School

Marriages

  1. Mirrielees, unknown

    Year: 1888

    Notes: died 1915

  2. Locker, unknown

    Notes: died 1879

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. New University Club