Alexander Sherriff

Mr Alexander Clunes Sherriff

Rush ID: 850

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1816
Died:
17 March 1878
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (railways)
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Died February 1878. Stenton gives date of death as February 1877, but Craig gives resulting by-election as March 1878. Stenton also mis(?)-spells his surname as Sheriff.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
850
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4718615
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHERIFF, Alexander (1816-1878) **
  2. SHERRIFF, Alexander (1816-1878)

Alternative names

  1. Alexander (Alexander Clunes) Sheriff (a.k.a.)

    1816 - 1878

    alternative spelling of surname used in some references

Constituencies

  1. Worcester

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1878*
    Date of exit: c. 1878*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit February 1878.

Marriages

  1. Talkershall, unknown

    Year: 1841

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member