Brook Bridges

Sir Brook William Bridges

Rush ID: 3334

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1801
Died:
6 December 1875
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Sir Brook Bridges, 4th Bart, and daughter of John Foote
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3334
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4974324
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BRIDGES, Sir Brook (1801-1875)

Peerages

  1. Lord Fitzwalter

    1st Baron Fitzwalter

    New hereditary

    1868

Constituencies

  1. Kent Eastern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1868*
    Date of exit: 17 April 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Kent Eastern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1852*
    Date of election: 16 February 1852
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sandwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: Mon 24th Jul 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Oriel College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Winchester

Marriages

  1. Cage, unknown

    Year: 1834

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member