George Harrison

Sir George Harrison

Rush ID: 7654

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1811
Died:
23 December 1885
Birth place:
Stonehaven, Kincardineshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (railways)
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7654
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5540269
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HARRISON, Sir George (1811-1885)

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh South

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885*
    Date of exit: 23 December 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. Chamber of Commerce member

    Edinburgh

Local governments

  1. Edinburgh Burgh Council

    officer

    1879-1882

    Treasurer also Ld Provost 1882-