John Walter

Mr John Walter

Rush ID: 992

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1818
Died:
3 November 1894
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
John Walter MP and his second wife, the daughter of Henry Smithe, of Eastling, Kent
Notes:
Proprietor of The Times, inherited from his father in 1847.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
992
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1702099
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WALTER, John (1818-1894)

Constituencies

  1. Berkshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-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
  2. Berkshire

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Nottingham

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1859
    Date of exit: 28 April 1859
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  4. Nottingham

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Nottingham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1843*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Southwark

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1840*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Exeter College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Court, Emily Frances

    Year: 1842

  2. Macnabb, Flora

    Year: 1861

Relationships

  1. Son of John Walter

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    1852-

  2. Conservative Party member

    -1852