Joseph Hume

1777 - 1855


Biography

London associate of William Hardin Burnley (q.v.). Llkely in fact to have been Joseph Hume (q.v.), Burnley's brother-in-law, known to have lived in Bryanston Square. Radical MP for a series of seats ending with Montrose Burghs (16/04/1842-20/02/1855) and pro-compensation lobbyist. His son William Burnley Hume was a member of HM Council in Trinidad in the 1850s.

Sources

T71/1611: letter from Wm Hardin Burnley, Glasgow, 24th August 1836 re this claim, and claim nos. 1365, 1648 1663 and 1995 asking for a reply to go to 'Mr Hamer' [sp?] 6 Bryanston Square, London: Wm Hardin Burnley to be in London 10th Sept.; https://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1820-1832/member/hume-joseph-1777-1855 [accessed 12/12/2018]; Edinburgh Gazette 6313 02/09/1853 p. 687.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish

Associated Claims (1)

£2,088 5S 0D
Other association

Legacies Summary

Political (1)

MP
 
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Weymouth and Melcombe Regis Dorset
1812 - -0001
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Aberdeen Burghs Aberdeenshire / Forfar / Kincardine
1818 - 1830
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Middlesex Middlesex
1830 - 1837
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Kilkenny Kilkenny
1837 - -0001

Relationships (1)

Brother-in-laws

Addresses (1)

6 Bryanston Square, London, Middlesex, London, England