Frederick Wills

Sir Frederick Wills

Rush ID: 7665

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1838
Died:
18 February 1909
Birth place:
Bristol, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (tobacco)
Election occupation:
Company director (tobacco)
Parentage:
Henry Overton Wills, tobacco manufacturer, of Bristol, and Isabella Board
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1897.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1897
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7665
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7526796
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLS, Sir Frederick (1838-1909)

Constituencies

  1. Bristol North

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Launceston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1898*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: LU
  2. Launceston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 1895-07-13 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU

Higher education

  1. (College unknown)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Independent College, Taunton

  2. Amersham Hall School

Marriages

  1. Hamilton, Anne

    Year: 1867

Relationships

  1. Father of Gilbert Wills

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. Gresham Club

  3. Royal Thames Yacht Club