Robert Williams

Mr Robert Williams

Rush ID: 6473

Details

Born:
11 February 1767
Died:
10 March 1847
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Robert Williams, of Bridehead, Dorset (MP for Dorchester before 1832).
Notes:
Succeeded his father as MP in 1812; succeeded by his son as MP in 1835.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6473
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7351116
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLIAMS, Robert (1767-1847)

Constituencies

  1. Dorchester

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: First elected for this seat in 1812; also MP for Wootton Basset (twice) and Kilkenny.

Marriages

  1. Turner, Frances

    Year: 1794

Relationships

  1. Father of Robert Williams

  2. Son of (MP BEFORE 1832)

  3. Grandfather of Robert Williams

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Society for Promoting the Religious Principles of the Reformation officer

    Treasurer