Baldwyn Leighton

Sir Baldwyn Leighton

Rush ID: 2454

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1836
Died:
22 January 1897
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2454
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7526096
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEIGHTON, Sir Baldwyn (1836-1897)

Constituencies

  1. Shropshire Southern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1877*
    Date of election: 10 August 1877
    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: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1864

Relationships

  1. Son of Baldwin Leighton

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club