Thomas Shaw

Mr Thomas Shaw

Rush ID: 842

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1823
Died:
15 January 1893
Birth place:
Stainland, Yorkshire (West Riding), U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Election occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Parentage:
Joseph Shaw, of Stainland, Halifax
Notes:
Succeeded as MP by his son in 1893.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
842
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7793906
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHAW, Thomas (1823-1893)

Constituencies

  1. Halifax

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1882*
    Date of election: 21 August 1882
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1893*
    Date of exit: 15 January 1893
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Huddersfield College

Marriages

  1. Rawson, Elizabeth

    Year: 1854

Relationships

  1. Father of William Shaw

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. Anti-Corn Law League officer

    Treasurer

Local governments

  1. Halifax Borough Council

    Mayor

    Mayor 1866-1868

Clubs

  1. Reform Club