William Watson

Mr William Henry Watson

Rush ID: 7332

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1796
Died:
13 March 1860
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Captain John Watson
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7332
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8012206
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WATSON, William (1796- ? )

Constituencies

  1. Kingston upon Hull

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: 18 August 1854
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1856*
    Date of exit: c. 1856*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before February 1856; resigned on appointment as Baron of the Exchequer.
  2. Kinsale

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Newcastle upon Tyne

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Marriages

  1. Hollish, unknown

    Year: 1831

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Junior United Service Club