John Shelley

Sir John Villiers Shelley

Rush ID: 5725

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1808
Died:
26 January 1867
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir John Shelley, 6th Bart, and Frances Winckley
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1852.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1852
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
5725
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528063
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHELLEY, Sir John (1808-1867)

Constituencies

  1. Westminster

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated contesting Bridgwater at 1865 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sussex Eastern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Charterhouse

Marriages

  1. Knight, Louisa Elizabeth Anne

    Year: 1832

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club