William Knox

Hon. William Stuart Knox

Rush ID: 2410

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1826
Died:
16 March 1900
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Viscount Northland MP (2nd Earl of Ranfurley) and the daughter of Archbishop Stuart of Armagh
Notes:
Succeeded his brother as MP in 1851.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2410
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8014090
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. KNOX, Hon. William (1826-1900)

Constituencies

  1. Dungannon

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1851*
    Date of election: 14 February 1851
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Tyrone

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1881*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Dungannon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Rooper, Georgiana

    Year: 1856

Relationships

  1. Son of Northland

  2. Brother of Thomas Knox

  3. Nephew of John Knox

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. United Service Club