Ralph Lopes

Sir Ralph Lopes

Rush ID: 6992

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1788
Died:
26 January 1854
Birth place:
UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Ethnic minority:
No
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Colonial landowner / merchant
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
A. Franco, merchant, of London, and the daughter of Mordecai Rodrigues Lopes
Notes:
Succeeded his uncle as Baronet in 1831.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1831
Highest Office:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1
Education level:
Graduate

References

Rush ID:
6992
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528514
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set
They work for you ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FRANCO, Ralph (1788-1854) **
  2. LOPES, Sir Ralph (1788-1854)

Alternative names

  1. Ralph (Ralph) Franco (A.K.A.)

    1788 - 1832

    name at birth; assumed mother's family name Lopes in 1832

Constituencies

  1. Devon Southern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1849*
    Date of election: 13 February 1849
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1854*
    Date of exit: 26 January 1854
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Westbury

    Party: Conservative
    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: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Westbury

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for this constituency in 1814-1819 and 1831-1832.

Higher education

  1. Brasenose College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Winchester

Marriages

  1. Ludlow, Susan

    Year: 1817

Relationships

  1. Parent of Henry Lopes

  2. Parent of Massey Lopes

  3. Grandparent of Henry Lopes

Parties

  1. Conservative Party Member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club