Joshua Scholefield

Mr Joshua Scholefield

Rush ID: 5684

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1775
Died:
4 July 1844
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Election occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Parentage:
Joshua Scholefield
Notes:
Stenton gives year of birth as 1809 and seems confused on marriage details; Historical Manuscripts Commission gives year of birth as 1744, in confusion with his father.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
5684
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16741844
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SCHOLEFIELD, Joshua (1775-1844)

Constituencies

  1. Birmingham

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1844*
    Date of exit: 4 July 1844
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Marriages

  1. Cottrell, Mary

    Year: 1804

  2. Swaine, Mary Anne

    Year: 2

Relationships

  1. Father of William Scholefield

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. Political Union officer

    Vice-President