George Legh

Mr George Cornwall Legh

Rush ID: 2447

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1804
Died:
16 June 1877
Birth place:
Cheshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
CHECK - Related to Legh family see Wm John L & Thomas Woodhouse L.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2447
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5541647
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEGH, George (1804-1877)

Constituencies

  1. Cheshire Mid

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1873*
    Date of exit: c. 1873*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Cheshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1848*
    Date of election: 8 June 1848
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Cheshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Relationships

  1. Father of William Legh

  2. Uncle of Thomas Legh

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Travellers' Club