Walter Townsend-Farquhar

Sir Walter Minto Townsend-Farquhar

Rush ID: 2392

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1809
Died:
c. 31 May 1866
Birth place:
Madras, India
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Unknown
Election occupation:
Unknown
Parentage:
Sir Robert Townsend-Farquhar, Bart, and Maria Frances Geslip
Notes:
Died May 1866
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2392
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26248630
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TOWNSEND-FARQUHAR, Sir Walter (1809-1866)

Constituencies

  1. Hertford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1866*
    Date of exit: c. 1866*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit May 1866

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Hertford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1839*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Not specified
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Mackay, Erica

    Year: 1835

Relationships

  1. Father of Horace Townsend-Farquhar

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Arthurs' Club

  2. Carlton Club