John Wilks

Mr John Wilks

Rush ID: 6209

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1776
Died:
25 August 1854
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Solicitor
Election occupation:
Solicitor
Parentage:
Reverend Matthew Wilks and Elizabeth Shenstone
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6209
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6264072
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILKS, John (1776-1854)

Constituencies

  1. Boston

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: First elected for this seat in 1830.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. St Albans

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: Thu 29th Jul 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member