Richard Young

Mr Richard Young

Rush ID: 6325

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1808
Died:
15 October 1871
Birth place:
Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Merchant and shipowner
Election occupation:
Merchant and shipowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6325
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26271850
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. YOUNG, Richard (1808-1871)

Constituencies

  1. Cambridgeshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. King's Lynn

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1869*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. Wisbech Borough Council

    Mayor

    Mayor of Wisbech 5 times.