John Sinclair

Sir John George Tollemache Sinclair

Rush ID: 862

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1824
Died:
29 September 1912
Birth place:
Edinburgh, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir George Sinclair MP, 2nd Bart, and Lady Catherine Camilla Tollemache
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1868.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1868
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
862
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528074
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SINCLAIR, Sir John (1824-1912)

Constituencies

  1. Caithness

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1869*
    Date of election: 26 August 1869
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Caithness

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Marriages

  1. Standish, unknown

    Year: 1853

    Notes: divorced 1878

Relationships

  1. Grandson of (MP BEFORE 1832)

  2. Son of George Sinclair

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Travellers' Club