Robert Torrens

Colonel Robert Torrens

Rush ID: 7285

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1780
Died:
27 May 1864
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Newspaper proprietor
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7285
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1346375
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TORRENS, Colonel Robert (1780-1864)

Constituencies

  1. Bolton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Ashburton, 1831-1832

Marriages

  1. Chute, Charity

Relationships

  1. Father of Robert Torrens

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. United Service Club