John Herries

Mr John Charles Herries

Rush ID: 4341

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1778
Died:
24 April 1855
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Private secretary
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Colonel Charles Herries
Notes:
Also held Cabinet offices before 1832.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
4341
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332824
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HERRIES, John (1778-1855)

Constituencies

  1. Stamford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1853*
    Date of exit: c. 1853*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before August 1853.
  2. Harwich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: First elected for Harwich in 1823. Defeated contesting Ipswich in 1841 General Election

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: Tue 29th Jun 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for War 1834-1835

  2. President of the Board of Control 1852

Higher education

  1. Leipzig

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Dorington, unknown

    Year: 1814

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club