Richard Ker

Mr Richard William Blackwood Ker

Rush ID: 2390

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1850
Died:
19 June 1942
Birth place:
County Down, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Fa, SirDavidSK, MP D'pat 1859-67; Gf,David K,MP Athlone & D'p 1847-51;Un RK, MPDp47-51,57-59.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2390
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7329984
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. KER, Richard (1850-1942)

Constituencies

  1. Down East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1890*
    Date of exit: c. 1890*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Down

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1884*
    Date of election: 27 November 1884
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1878

Relationships

  1. Nephew of Richard Ker

  2. Grandson of (MP BEFORE 1832)

  3. Son of David Ker

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Boodle's Club

  3. Naval and Military Club