John Bowring

Mr John Bowring

Rush ID: 6585

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1792
Died:
23 November 1872
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Charles Bowring of Exeter
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1854
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6585
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332508
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BOWRING, John (1792-1854)

Constituencies

  1. Bolton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1849*
    Date of exit: c. 1849*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Consul-General at Canton.
  2. Kilmarnock District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Kirkcaldy District of Burghs

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: Tue 29th Jun 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Blackburn

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: Tue 6th Jan 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  3. Blackburn

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: Mon 10th Dec 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. (College unknown)

    Degree may have been hon diplomas only

    Did not graduate

Relationships

  1. Father of Edgar Bowring

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Reform Club