John Ramsay

Mr John Ramsay

Rush ID: 732

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1814
Died:
24 June 1892
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Merchant
Election occupation:
Merchant
Parentage:
Robert Ramsay and Elizabeth Stirling
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
732
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6254158
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RAMSAY, John (1814-1892)

Constituencies

  1. Falkirk District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Stirling District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1868*
    Date of election: 30 April 1868
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First 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

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Glasgow

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Shields, Elizabeth

    Year: 1857

  2. Martin, Lucy

    Year: 1871

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Windham Club

  2. Athenaeum