Gavin Clark

Dr Gavin Brown Clark

Rush ID: 1372

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1846
Died:
5 July 1930
Birth place:
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Medical practitioner
Election occupation:
Medical practitioner
Parentage:
William Clark, insurance agent, of Glasgow, and Jessie Brown
Notes:
Not re-adopted as official Liberal candidate at 1900 General Election, due to alleged pro-Boer sympathies.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1372
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5528088
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CLARK, Dr Gavin (1846-1930)

Constituencies

  1. Caithness

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Deselection by party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Glasgow Cathcart

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  2. Caithness

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Ind. Lib.

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Attended 1

    Graduated

  2. University of Edinburgh

    Attended 2

    Graduated

  3. King's College

    Attended 3

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Brown, Aggie

    Year: 2

  2. Scotland, Lily

    Year: 1871

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    -1900

  2. Labour Party member

    2

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club