John Biggs

Mr John Biggs

Rush ID: 3199

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1801
Died:
4 June 1871
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (manufacturing)
Election occupation:
Company director (manufacturing)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3199
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q18546483
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BIGGS, John (1801-1871)

Constituencies

  1. Leicester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1856*
    Date of election: 18 June 1856
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1862*
    Date of exit: c. 1862*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. Leicester City Council

    Mayor

    1840-1841,1847-1848

    also Mayor 1855-1856

Clubs

  1. Reform Club