Godfrey Benson

Mr Godfrey Rathbone Benson

Rush ID: 1207

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1864
Died:
3 February 1945
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Lecturer
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Priv sec to Herbert Gardner (unpaid), Pres Bd of Agri 1892-5. Lect Balliol 1888-90.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1207
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5576380
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BENSON, Godfrey (1864-1945)

Constituencies

  1. Woodstock

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Winchester

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club