Edward Verner

Mr Edward Wingfield Verner

Rush ID: 976

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1830
Died:
21 June 1899
Birth place:
Churchill, County Armagh, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Unknown
Election occupation:
Unknown
Parentage:
Lieut-Colonel Sir William Verner, 1st Bart, and Harriet Wingfield
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1886. Succeeded his brother as MP for Armagh [county] in 1873.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1886
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
976
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5345715
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. VERNER, Edward (1830-1899)

Constituencies

  1. Armagh [county]

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1873*
    Date of election: 15 February 1873
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Lisburn

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election: 26 June 1863
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1873*
    Date of exit: c. 1873*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit January 1873; resigned to contest by-election at Armagh [county]

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Lisburn

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Nugent, Selina Florence

    Year: 1864

Relationships

  1. Son of William Verner

  2. Brother of Edward Verner

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. National Club

  2. Junior United Service Club

  3. Carlton Club