Robert Torrens

Mr Robert Torrens

Rush ID: 7284

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1810
Died:
23 December 1874
Birth place:
Glenarm, County Antrim, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Colonial administrator
Election occupation:
Retired
Parentage:
Venerable John Torrens, Archdeacon of Dublin, and Mary Ball
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7284
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26272144
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TORRENS, Robert (1810-1874)

Constituencies

  1. Carrickfergus

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Haileybury

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Arthurs' Club

  3. Senior United Service Club

  4. Junior United Service Club