Thomas McClure

Sir Thomas McClure

Rush ID: 2515

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1806
Died:
21 January 1893
Birth place:
Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Merchant
Election occupation:
Merchant
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
HS Co Down 1864
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2515
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7529205
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MCCLURE, Sir Thomas (1806-1893)

Constituencies

  1. Londonderry [county]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1878*
    Date of election: 18 December 1878
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Belfast

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Lenzie Academy

Marriages

  1. Mahon, unknown

    Year: 1877

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. Devonshire Club

  3. National Liberal Club