William Brett

Mr William Balliol Brett

Rush ID: 6586

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1817
Died:
24 May 1899
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
son of Rev SG Brett of Chelsea
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6586
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q328035
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BRETT, William (1817-1899)

Constituencies

  1. Helston

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1866*
    Date of election: 1 May 1866
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Rochdale

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Caius College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Westminster

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1850

Relationships

  1. Father of Reginald Brett

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club