John Walsh

Sir John Benn Walsh

Rush ID: 7322

Details

Born:
10 December 1798
Died:
3 February 1881
Birth place:
Warfield Park, Berkshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Unknown
Election occupation:
Unknown
Parentage:
Sir John Benn Walsh and Margaret Fowke
Notes:
Succeeded as MP by his son in 1868. Succeeded as Baronet in 1825.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1825
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7322
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6262857
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WALSH, Sir John (1798-1881)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Ormathwaite

    New hereditary

    1868

Constituencies

  1. Radnorshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1840*
    Date of election: 10 June 1840
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1868*
    Date of exit: 16 April 1868
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Sudbury

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1838*
    Date of election: 27 March 1838
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1840*
    Date of exit: c. 1840*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before June 1840; resigned to contest by-election at Radnorshire.
  3. Sudbury

    Party: Conservative
    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: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: First elected for this constituency in 1830. Defeated contesting Radnorshire at 1835 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Poole

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Radnorshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Grey, Lady Jane

    Year: 1825

Relationships

  1. Father of Arthur Walsh

  2. Grandfather of Arthur Walsh

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Conservative Club

  3. Travellers' Club

  4. Boodle's Club

  5. United University Club