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Kenneth Macaulay
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Birth: 1815
Rothley
Leicestershire, England
Death: Jul. 29, 1867
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire, England

M.A., B.A., QC, MP
Aged: 52 Yrs
Interned: 2nd August 1867
Died: Ardincaple House, Shaftsebury Road
He was the son of Rev. Aulay Macaulay, the vicar of Rothley. Kenneth and his father were descended, in the male-line, from the Macaulay family of Lewis. He was second cousin to the abolitionist, Zachary Macaulay. Both men had ties to Sierra Leone. Macaulay was educated at Jesus College, Cambridge, graduating BA in 1835.In 1843, he married Harriet Woollcombe, daughter of W. Woollcombe.
He was elected as a Member of Parliament for Cambridge at the 1852 general election, but the a petition was lodged and the election was declared void on 1 March 1863. A Royal Commission was established, and the writ of election was suspended until 1854. Macaulay contested the Cambridge again at the 1857 general election, and regained his seat, holding it until he stood down at the 1865 general election.
Macaulay died on 27 July 1867, in Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Aulay Ainsley Macaulay (1758 - 1819)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet Priscilla Elford Woollcombe Macaulay (1813 - 1887)
 
 Siblings:
  Colin Campbell Macaulay (1799 - 1853)*
  Thomas Macaulay (1801 - 1861)*
  George Aulay Macaulay (1803 - 1854)*
  Kenneth Macaulay (1815 - 1867)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Mary and St John Churchyard
Rothley
Charnwood Borough
Leicestershire, England
 
Maintained by: Ian Macaulay
Originally Created by: EHL
Record added: Sep 02, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116470528
 

Honoring my 1st cousin 6 times removed.
- Shelli
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013

- semi
 Added: Sep. 9, 2013
 
 
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