William Miller

Mr William Miller

Rush ID: 7040

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1809
Died:
10 October 1887
Birth place:
Leith, Edinburghshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Merchant
Election occupation:
Merchant
Parentage:
James Miller and Elizabeth Wick
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7040
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7529691
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MILLER, William (1809-1887)

Constituencies

  1. Berwickshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1873*
    Date of election: 30 June 1873
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Leith District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Leith District of Burghs

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: Fri 27th Mar 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Edinburgh High

Marriages

  1. Leith, Mary Anne

    Year: 1838

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Union Club