Matthew Ridley

Sir Matthew White Ridley

Rush ID: 6464

Details

Born:
18 April 1778
Died:
14 July 1836
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Banker
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir Matthew White Ridley, 2nd Bart, and Sarah Colborne
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1813.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1813
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6464
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528317
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RIDLEY, Sir Matthew (1778-1836)

Constituencies

  1. Newcastle upon Tyne

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1836*
    Date of exit: 14 July 1836
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: First elected for this constituency in 1812.

Marriages

  1. Hawkins, Laura

    Year: 1803

Relationships

  1. Father of Matthew Ridley

  2. Grandfather of Matthew Ridley

  3. Grandfather of Edward Ridley

  4. Father of George Ridley

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member