Charles Cowan

Mr Charles Cowan

Rush ID: 6680

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1801
Died:
29 March 1889
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Other
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Paper manufacturer
Election occupation:
Paper manufacturer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6680
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5076509
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COWAN, Charles (1801-1889)

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1859
    Date of exit: 28 April 1859
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: Edinburgh

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1824

Relationships

  1. Brother of James Cowan

  2. Related by marriage to Henry Wilson

  3. Grandfather of Cecil Wilson

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. National Anti-Excise Association member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club