David Salomons

Mr David Salomons

Rush ID: 814

Details

Born:
22 November 1797
Died:
18 July 1873
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Jewish
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Election occupation:
Company director (finance/investment)
Parentage:
Levy Salomons, merchant, of London, and Matilda Detnetz
Notes:
First Jewish Lord Mayor of London. Created Baronet in 1869.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1869
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
814
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5239433
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SALOMONS, David (1797-1873)

Constituencies

  1. Greenwich

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1859*
    Date of election: 16 February 1859
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1873*
    Date of exit: 18 July 1873
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Greenwich

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1851*
    Date of election: 28 June 1851
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Greenwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Maidstone

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  3. Shoreham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Cohen, Jeanette

    Year: 1

  2. Salomons, Cecilia

    Year: 1872

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. City of London Corporation

    member

    Alderman 1847; Lord Mayor 1855

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Brooks's Club

  3. Reform Club