Alfred Watkin

Mr Alfred Mellor Watkin

Rush ID: 7329

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1847
Died:
30 November 1914
Birth place:
Manchester, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil engineer
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
Sir Edward Watkin MP and his first wife Mary Briggs Mellor
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1901
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1901
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7329
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26292023
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WATKIN, Alfred (1847-1914)

Constituencies

  1. Great Grimsby

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1877*
    Date of election: 3 August 1877
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Marriages

  1. Smith, unknown

    Year: 1876

Relationships

  1. Son of Edward Watkin

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. City Liberal Club