Henry Bruen

Colonel Henry Bruen

Rush ID: 6435

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1789
Died:
5 November 1852
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Henry Bruen MP and Dorothea-Henrietta Knox
Notes:
Year of birth is approximate, from Historical Manuscripts Commission web site. Died in or before April 1853.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6435
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5718758
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BRUEN, Colonel Henry (1789-1853)

Constituencies

  1. Carlow [county]

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1840*
    Date of election: 5 December 1840
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1853*
    Date of exit: c. 1853*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit in or before April 1853.
  2. Carlow [county]

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1835*
    Date of election: 19 August 1835
    Nature of election: Petition
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated in by-election, 15/06/1835, but elected after petition.
  3. Carlow [county]

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: c. 1835*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for Carlow on several occasions from 1812-1832. Exit before June 1835.

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Relationships

  1. Brother of Francis Bruen

  2. Father of Henry Bruen

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club