Andrew Leith-Hay

Mr Andrew Leith-Hay

Rush ID: 6880

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1785
Died:
13 October 1862
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Banker
Parentage:
General Alexander Leith-Hay, of Rannes, Aberdeenshire
Notes:
Knighted between 1835 and 1837
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6880
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4757739
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HAY, Andrew (1785-1862) **
  2. LEITH-HAY, Andrew (1785-1862)

Alternative names

  1. Andrew (Andrew Leith) Hay (a.k.a.)

    1785 - 1862

    alternative style used in some references

Constituencies

  1. Elgin District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Elgin District of Burghs

    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: 1838*
    Date of exit: c. 1838*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit in or before February 1838; resigned on appointment as Governor of Bermuda.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Aberdeen

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 1852-07-07 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Clerk of the Ordnance 1834

    June-December 1834

  2. Clerk of the Ordnance 1835-1837

Marriages

  1. Clark, Mary Margaret

    Year: 1816

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. United Service Club