John Rolt

Sir John Rolt

Rush ID: 5601

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1804
Died:
6 June 1871
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
James Rolt, of Calcutta
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
5601
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6255522
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ROLT, Sir John (1804-1871)

Constituencies

  1. Gloucestershire Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1867*
    Date of exit: c. 1867*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit before 25 July 1867; resigned on appointment as Lord Justice of Appeal.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Bridport

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Stamford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Attorney-General 1860-

Marriages

  1. Bosworth, Sarah

    Year: 1

  2. Godson, Elizabeth

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member