John Beresford

Vice-Admiral Sir John Poo Beresford

Rush ID: 6558

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1769
Died:
2 October 1844
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Naval officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
son of 1st Marq of Waterford and bro of Visct Beresford
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6558
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6661642
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BERESFORD, Vice-Admiral Sir John (1769-1844)

Constituencies

  1. Chatham

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Coleraine

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1833*
    Date of exit: 27 May 1833
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Unseated on petition. Also MP for this constituency before 1822, and for Northallerton 1826-1832.

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

  2. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club