James Wemyss

Captain James Erskine Wemyss

Rush ID: 6166

Details

Born:
9 July 1789
Died:
3 April 1854
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Naval officer
Parentage:
Lieut-General William Wemyss and Frances Erskine
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6166
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6133505
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WEMYSS, Captain James (1789-1854)

Constituencies

  1. Fife

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for this Constituency 1820-1831.

Marriages

  1. Hay, Lady Emma

    Year: 1826

Relationships

  1. Father of James Wemyss

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. United Service Club

  2. Reform Club