Osman Ricardo

Osman Ricardo (25 May 1795 – 2 January 1881)[1] was a British Liberal and Whig politician.[2][3]

Osman Ricardo
Member of Parliament
for Worcester
In office
30 July 1847 – 12 July 1865
Preceded byJoseph Bailey
Denis Le Marchant
Succeeded byAlexander Clunes Sheriff
Richard Padmore
Personal details
Born25 May 1795
Died2 January 1881(1881-01-02) (aged 85)
NationalityBritish
Political partyLiberal
Other political
affiliations
Whig

Ricardo was first elected Whig MP for Worcester at the 1847 general election, and, becoming a Liberal in 1859, he held the seat until 1865, when he stood down.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rayment, Leigh (16 March 2018). "The House of Commons: Constituencies beginning with "W"". Leigh Rayment's Peerage Page. Archived from the original on 28 July 2018. Retrieved 28 July 2018.
  2. ^ "The General Election". Morning Post. 24 June 1847. p. 3. Retrieved 23 July 2018 – via British Newspaper Archive.
  3. ^ "To Correspondents". Worcester Journal. 8 July 1847. p. 3. Retrieved 23 July 2018 – via British Newspaper Archive.
  4. ^ Craig, F. W. S., ed. (1977). British Parliamentary Election Results 1832-1885 (e-book)|format= requires |url= (help) (1st ed.). London: Macmillan Press. pp. 282–283. ISBN 978-1-349-02349-3.

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Joseph Bailey
Denis Le Marchant
Member of Parliament for Worcester
18471865
With: Richard Padmore (18601865)
William Laslett (18521860)
Francis Rufford (18471852)
Succeeded by
Alexander Clunes Sheriff
Richard Padmore