Thomas Knowles

Mr Thomas Knowles

Rush ID: 2407

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1824
Died:
2 December 1883
Birth place:
Wigan, Lancashire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (mining/quarrying)
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2407
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7791579
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. KNOWLES, Thomas (1824-1883)

Constituencies

  1. Wigan

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1883*
    Date of exit: 3 December 1883
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1846

  2. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1866

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Wigan Borough Council

    Mayor

    1864,1865

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Junior Carlton Club