William Holmes

Mr William Holmes

Rush ID: 6904

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1779
Died:
26 January 1861
Birth place:
County Sligo, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6904
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8012442
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HOLMES, William (1779-1861)

Constituencies

  1. Berwick-upon-Tweed

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: also MP in unknown const 1809-1832

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dungannon

    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: Conservative
  2. Stafford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 1841-06-29 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Treasurer of Ordnance

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Athenaeum

  3. Union Club