David Robertson

Mr David Robertson

Rush ID: 768

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1797
Died:
19 June 1873
Birth place:
Eccles, Berwickshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir John Marjoribanks, Bart, of Lees, Berwickshire, MP before 1832, and Alison Ramsay
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
768
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5239121
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MARJORIBANKS, David (1797-1873) **
  2. ROBERTSON, David (1797-1873)

Alternative names

  1. David (David) Marjoribanks (a.k.a.)

    1797 - 1834

    name at birth; assumed wife's mother's family name Robertson in 1834 in accordance with the will of his wife's grandfather

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Marjoribanks

    New hereditary

    1873

Constituencies

  1. Berwickshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1873*
    Date of exit: c. 1873*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit June 1873

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Edinburgh High

Marriages

  1. Haggestone, Marianne Sarah

    Year: 1834

Relationships

  1. Brother of Charles Marjoribanks

  2. Son of (MP BEFORE 1832)

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Union Club

  3. Reform Club