George Cockburn

Sir George Cockburn

Rush ID: 3542

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1772
Died:
19 August 1853
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Naval officer
Parentage:
Sir J. Cockburn
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
3542
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1355040
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COCKBURN, Sir George (1772-1853)

Constituencies

  1. Ripon

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1841*
    Date of election: 27 September 1841
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: also MP for Portsmouth before 1832

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Greenwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 1841-06-29 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Plymouth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 1837-07-24 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Portsmouth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Admiralty

Marriages

  1. Cockburn, Mary

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club