Paul Thompson

Mr Paul Beilby Thompson

Rush ID: 7279

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1784
Died:
9 May 1852
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir Robert Lawley, 5th Bart, MP before 1832, and Jane Thompson
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7279
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7153985
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LAWLEY, Paul (1784-1852) **
  2. LAWLEY-THOMPSON, Paul (1784-1852) **
  3. THOMPSON, Paul (1784-1852)

Alternative names

  1. Paul (Paul Beilby) Lawley (a.k.a.)

    1820

    name at birth; adopted mother's family name Thompson in 1820 after succeeding to her family's estates

  2. Paul (Paul Beilby) Lawley-Thompson (a.k.a.)

    1839 - 1852

    alternative surname adopted in 1839

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Wenlock

    New hereditary

    1839

    second creation of this title; his elder brother was created Baron Wenlock in 1831 but died in 1832

Constituencies

  1. Yorkshire (East Riding)

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for Wenlock, 1826-1832

Marriages

  1. Neville, Caroline

    Year: 1817

Relationships

  1. Father of Francis Lawley

  2. Brother of (MP BEFORE 1832)

  3. Father of Beilby Lawley

  4. Grandfather of Beilby Lawley

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum