Gerard Smith

Lieut-Colonel Gerard Smith

Rush ID: 7212

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1839
Died:
28 October 1920
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer (retired)
Parentage:
Martin Tucker Smith MP and Louisa Ridley, daughter of Matthew White Ridley MP
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7212
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1510187
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SMITH, Lieut-Colonel Gerard (1839-1920)

Constituencies

  1. Wycombe

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1883*
    Date of election: 12 March 1883
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated contesting Yorkshire East Riding at 1885 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Kingston upon Hull West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Relationships

  1. Son of Martin Smith

  2. Grandson of Matthew Ridley

  3. Nephew of Matthew Ridley

  4. Cousin of Matthew Ridley

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club