Samuel Roberts

Sir Samuel Roberts

Rush ID: 8233

Details

Born:
30 April 1852
Died:
19 June 1926
Birth place:
Sheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Samuel Roberts, of Sheffield, and Sarah Anne Sorby
Notes:
Knighted 1917; created Baronet in 1919.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1917
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8233
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528947
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ROBERTS, Sir Samuel (1852-1926)

Constituencies

  1. Sheffield Ecclesall

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 6 December 1923
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Sheffield Ecclesall

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Sheffield Ecclesall

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1902*
    Date of election: 3 February 1902
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. High Peak

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Repton School

Marriages

  1. Blakeney, Martha Susan

    Year: 1880

Relationships

  1. Father of Samuel Roberts

  2. Grandfather of Peter Roberts

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Sheffield Borough Council

    member

    Lord Mayor 1900

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Oxford and Cambridge Club