James Winter Scott

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James Winter Scott (26 May 1799 – 4 January 1873)[1] was a British Whig politician from Hampshire.

He was elected at the 1832 general election as a Member of Parliament (MP) for the newly created Northern division of Hampshire.[2][3] He was re-elected in 1835,[4] but retired from the House of Commons at the 1837 general election.[2][5]

He was nominated as High Sheriff of Hampshire in 1861[6] and in 1862,[7] and after a third nomination in 1863[8] he was appointed to the office in 1864,[9] when his address was given as Rutherfield Park, Alton.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "H" (part 1)[self-published source][better source needed]
  2. ^ a b Craig, F. W. S. (1989) [1977]. British parliamentary election results 1832–1885 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 393. ISBN 0-900178-26-4. 
  3. ^ "No. 19007". The London Gazette. 25 December 1832. p. 2811. 
  4. ^ "No. 19234". The London Gazette. 30 January 1835. p. 168. 
  5. ^ "General Election". The Times. London. 29 June 1837. pp. 3, col D. 
  6. ^ "Nomination Of Sheriffs". The Times. London. 13 November 1861. pp. 6, col F. 
  7. ^ "Nomination Of Sheriffs". The Times. London. 13 November 1862. pp. 7, col F. 
  8. ^ "Nomination Of Sheriffs". The Times. London. 13 November 1863. pp. 3, col F. 
  9. ^ "Sheriffs For 1864". The Times. London. 4 February 1864. pp. 12, col A. 
  10. ^ "No. 22815". The London Gazette. 3 February 1864. p. 525. 

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18321837
With: Charles Shaw-Lefevre
Succeeded by
Charles Shaw-Lefevre
Sir William Heathcote, Bt