James Abercromby

Mr James Abercromby

Rush ID: 3

Details

Born:
7 November 1776
Died:
17 April 1858
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Judge / Judicial officer
Election occupation:
Judge / Judicial officer
Parentage:
Sir Ralph Abercromby and Mary Anne Menzies, Baroness of Aboukir and Tullibody
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332679
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ABERCROMBY, James (1776-1858)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Dunfermline

    New hereditary

    1839

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1839*
    Date of exit: 15 May 1839
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Calne for four Parliaments before 1832.

Ministerial offices

  1. Speaker 1835-1839

Marriages

  1. Leigh, Mary Ann

    Year: 1802

Relationships

  1. Uncle of George Abercromby

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member