Charles Tennant

Mr Charles Tennant

Rush ID: 936

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1823
Died:
4 June 1906
Birth place:
Glasgow, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (manufacturing)
Election occupation:
Company director (manufacturing)
Parentage:
John Tennant, of St Rollox, Glasgow
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1885.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1885
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
936
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7526303
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TENNANT, Charles (1823-1906)

Constituencies

  1. Peeblesshire and Selkirkshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Glasgow

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1879*
    Date of election: 16 July 1879
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Partick

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1890*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal

Marriages

  1. Winsloe, Emma

    Year: 1849

Relationships

  1. Father of Edward Tennant

  2. Father of Harold Tennant

  3. Related by marriage to Herbert Asquith

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Reform Club