Peter Blackburn

Mr Peter Blackburn

Rush ID: 6569

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1811
Died:
20 May 1870
Birth place:
Levenside, Dunbartonshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
John Blackburn, landowner, of Jamaica
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6569
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26634508
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BLACKBURN, Peter (1811-1870)

Constituencies

  1. Stirlingshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1855*
    Date of election: 5 March 1855
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Glasgow

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Edinburgh

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord of the Treasury 1859

    March-June 1859

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Wedderburn, unknown

    Year: 1838

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club