William Cobbett

Mr William Cobbett

Rush ID: 6661

Details

Born:
9 March 1763
Died:
18 June 1835
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Farm worker
Election occupation:
Farmer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Stenton incorrectly gives year of birth as 1762.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6661
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2141938
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COBBETT, William (1763-1835)

Constituencies

  1. Oldham

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: 18 June 1835
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Manchester

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

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: may have been self-ed

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Relationships

  1. Father of John Cobbett

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member