Matthew Ridley

Sir Matthew White Ridley

Rush ID: 6465

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1807
Died:
25 September 1877
Birth place:
Heaton Hall, Northumberland, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir Matthew White Ridley MP and Laura Hawkins
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1836. Succeeded as MP by his son in 1868.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1836
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6465
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q11802686
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RIDLEY, Sir Matthew (1807-1877)

Constituencies

  1. Northumberland Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Parke, Cecilia

    Year: 1841

Relationships

  1. Son of Matthew Ridley

  2. Father of Edward Ridley

  3. Father of Matthew Ridley

  4. Grandfather of Matthew Ridley

  5. Brother of George Ridley

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club