John Smith

Mr John Abel Smith

Rush ID: 7215

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1801
Died:
7 January 1871
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Election occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Parentage:
John Smith MP and his second wife, Miss Tucker
Notes:
Succeeded his father as MP in 1830 and 1831.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7215
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15452761
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SMITH, John (1801-1871)

Constituencies

  1. Chichester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election: 21 February 1863
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-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
  2. Chichester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1859
    Date of exit: 28 April 1859
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for Midhurst, 1830-1831; first elected for this constituency in 1831.

Higher education

  1. Christ's College

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Jervoise, Anne

    Year: 1827

Relationships

  1. Son of John Smith

  2. Father of Jervoise Smith

  3. Cousin of Robert Smith

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club