Robert Grant

Mr Robert Grant

Rush ID: 6835

Details

Born:
1779
Died:
9 July 1838
Birth place:
Inverness-shire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Colonial landowner / merchant
Election occupation:
Colonial landowner / merchant
Parentage:
C. Grant, director of East India Company
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6835
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2157350
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GRANT, Robert (1779-1838)

Constituencies

  1. Finsbury

    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: 1834*
    Date of exit: c. 1834*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Also MP for Inverness before 1830, and for Norwich 1830-1831. Exit June 1834; resigned on appointment as Governor of Bombay.

Marriages

  1. Davidson, Margaret

Relationships

  1. Brother of Charles Grant

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member