Richard Sheridan

Mr Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Rush ID: 7204

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1809
Died:
2 May 1888
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Thomas Sheridan and Caroline Henrietta Callander
Notes:
Grandson of the dramatist Richard Brinsley Sheridan.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7204
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7324344
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHERIDAN, Richard (1809-1888)

Constituencies

  1. Dorchester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Shaftesbury

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1845*
    Date of election: 5 March 1845
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Bridgwater

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Bridgwater

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Stoke-on-Trent

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Marriages

  1. Grant, Marcia Maria

    Year: 1835

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. White's Club

  2. Brooks's Club

  3. Travellers' Club