William Williams

Sir William Fenwick Williams

Rush ID: 6215

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1800
Died:
26 July 1883
Birth place:
Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Thomas Williams, of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and the daughter of Captain Thomas Walker
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1855.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1855
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6215
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1760329
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLIAMS, Sir William (1800-1883)
  2. WILLIAMS OF KARS, Sir William (1800-1883) **

Alternative names

  1. Sir William (William Fenwick) Williams of Kars (title)

    1855 - 1883

    title assumed on creation as Baronet in 1855

Constituencies

  1. Calne

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1856*
    Date of election: 9 July 1856
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1859
    Date of exit: 28 April 1859
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. RMA Woolwich

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Army and Navy Club