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
Ethnic minority:
No
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
Highest Office:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2
Education level:
Privately educated

References

Rush ID:
2390
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7329984
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set
They work for you 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. Nibling of Richard Ker

  2. Child of David Ker

Parties

  1. Conservative Party Member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Boodle's Club

  3. Naval and Military Club