William Weigall

Lieut-Colonel William Ernest George Archibald Weigall

Rush ID: 6160

Details

Born:
8 December 1874
Died:
3 June 1952
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Henry Weigall, of Isle of Thanet, and Lady Rose, daughter of 11th Earl of Westmorland
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1938
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1938
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
6160
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q633577
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WEIGALL, Lieut-Colonel William (1874-1952)

Constituencies

  1. Horncastle

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1920*
    Date of exit: 2 February 1920
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Governor of South Australia
  2. Horncastle

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: 16 February 1911
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Gainsborough

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Wellington College

  2. Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester

Marriages

  1. Maple, Grace Emily

    Year: 1910

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to John Maple

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Royal Agricultural Society of England Mayor

    President 1946

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Junior Carlton Club

  3. Boodle's Club

  4. Beefsteak Club