Robert Tennent

Mr Robert James Tennent

Rush ID: 5959

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1803
Died:
25 May 1880
Birth place:
Belfast, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate (non-practising)
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Dr Tennent, of Belfast
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
5959
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q21548792
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TENNENT, Robert (1803-1880)

Constituencies

  1. Belfast

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Belfast

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Belfast

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Did not graduate

    Did not graduate

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. McCracken, Eliza

    Year: 1830

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club