Thomas Thornhill

Sir Thomas Thornhill

Rush ID: 942

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1837
Died:
2 April 1900
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Thomas Thornhill, of Riddlesworth Hall, Norfolk, and Martha Mary Ann Waddington, daughter of H.S. Waddington MP
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
942
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7794445
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. THORNHILL, Sir Thomas (1837-1900)

Constituencies

  1. Suffolk Western

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1875*
    Date of election: 4 October 1875
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated contesting Stowmarket at 1885 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Stowmarket

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Huntley, Katherine Edith Isabella

    Year: 1863

Relationships

  1. Grandson of Harry Waddington

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Arthurs' Club