Rufane Donkin

Sir Rufane Shaw Donkin

Rush ID: 6726

Details

Born:
1773
Died:
1 May 1841
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Died April 1841
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6726
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1800501
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DONKIN, Sir Rufane (1773-1841)

Constituencies

  1. Sandwich

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1839*
    Date of election: 12 February 1839
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1841*
    Date of exit: c. 1841*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit April 1841
  2. Berwick-upon-Tweed

    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: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Surveyor-General of Ordnance 1835-

Marriages

  1. Elliot, unknown

    Year: 1832

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member