Robert Woods

Sir Robert Henry Woods

Rush ID: 6377

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1865
Died:
8 September 1938
Birth place:
Tullamore, King's County, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Medical practitioner
Election occupation:
Medical practitioner
Parentage:
Christopher Woods and Dorothy Lowe
Notes:
President of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 1910-1911.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1913
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
6377
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16023338
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WOODS, Sir Robert (1865-1938)

Constituencies

  1. Dublin University

    Party: Ind. Unionist
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Ind. Unionist
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dublin University

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1917*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Unionist
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Attended -1889

    Degree Medicine

    Graduated

  2. Vienna University

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Wesley College

Marriages

  1. Shaw, Margaret

    Year: 1894

Parties

  1. Independent member member

Clubs

  1. Constitutional Club

  2. St Stephen's Club

  3. University Club

  4. Royal Irish Yacht Club