William Thompson

Mr William Thompson

Rush ID: 7277

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1793
Died:
10 March 1854
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
James Thompson, of Kendal
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7277
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q18936317
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. THOMPSON, William (1793-1854)

Constituencies

  1. Westmorland

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1841*
    Date of election: 22 September 1841
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1854*
    Date of exit: 10 March 1854
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Sunderland

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1833*
    Date of election: 4 April 1833
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1841*
    Date of exit: c. 1841*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Callington, 1820-1826, and for City of London 1826-1832. Exit September 1841; resigned to contest by-election at Westmoreland.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sunderland

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Homfray, Amelia

    Year: 1817

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to (MP BEFORE 1832)

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. City of London Corporation

    member

    Alderman; Lord Mayor 1828-1829

Clubs

  1. Union Club

  2. Athenaeum

  3. City of London Club