Leicester

Earl of John Dunn Leicester

Rush ID: 6810

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1811
Died:
11 January 1903
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Private income
Election occupation:
Private income
Parentage:
3rd Marquess of Townshend (claimed)
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6810
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6230472
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DUNN GARDNER, John (1811-1903) **
  2. LEICESTER, Earl of (1811-1903)
  3. TOWNSHEND, John (1811-1903) **

Alternative names

  1. John (John) Dunn Gardner (a.k.a.)

    1843 - 1903

    name adopted after dropping claim to courtesy title Earl of Leicester in 1843

  2. John (John) Townshend (a.k.a.)

    1811 - 1843

    name at birth, also used briefly in 1843 after disproof of claim to title Earl of Leicester

Constituencies

  1. Bodmin

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member