Fitz-Roy Kelly

Mr Fitz-Roy Kelly

Rush ID: 6950

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1796
Died:
10 November 1866
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Captain Robert Hawke Kelly, R.N., and Isabel Fordyce
Notes:
Knighted between 1847 and 1852.
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
6950
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5455706
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. KELLY, Fitz-Roy (1796-1866)

Constituencies

  1. Harwich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1852*
    Date of election: 10 April 1852
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1852*
    Date of exit: c. 1852*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit April or May 1852; resigned to contest Suffolk Eastern at by-election.
  2. Suffolk Eastern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1852*
    Date of election: 1 May 1852
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1866*
    Date of exit: c. 1866*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit July 1866 on appointment as Judge.
  3. Cambridge

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1843*
    Date of election: 21 March 1843
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Defeated contesting Lyme Regis at 1847 General Election.
  4. Ipswich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1838*
    Date of election: c. 1838*
    Nature of election: Petition
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated at 1837 General Election; elected on petition in February 1838.
  5. Ipswich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: c. 1835*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit June 1835; 1835 General Election result declared void after petition.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Lyme Regis

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 1847-07-29 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 1837-07-24 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 1832-12-10 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Solicitor-General 1845-1846

  2. Attorney-General 1858-1859

  3. Solicitor-General 1852

Marriages

  1. Mason, unknown

    Year: 1821

  2. Cunningham, Ann

    Year: 1856

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Junior Carlton Club