John Sinclair

Reverend John Sinclair

Rush ID: 6481

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1842
Died:
7 January 1892
Birth place:
Bruan, Caithness, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Other
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Religious minister
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Reverend John Sinclair, of Bruan, Caithness, and Dorothea Wilson
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
6481
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6257981
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SINCLAIR, Reverend John (1842-1892)

Constituencies

  1. Ayr District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1888*
    Date of election: 15 June 1888
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1890*
    Date of exit: c. 1890*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Exit before 25 March 1890.

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

  2. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Moray House School, Edinburgh

  2. Edinburgh High

Marriages

  1. Mackay, Elizabeth Greig

    Year: 1871

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club