C.P. Scott

Mr Charles Prestwich Scott

Rush ID: 1882

Details

Born:
26 October 1846
Died:
1 January 1932
Birth place:
Bath, Somerset, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unitarian
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Newspaper editor/manager
Election occupation:
Newspaper editor/manager
Parentage:
Russell Scott, of London, and Isabella Prestwich
Notes:
Editor of the Manchester Guardian, 1872-1929
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
1882
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5006750
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SCOTT, C.P. (1846-1932)

Constituencies

  1. Leigh

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Manchester North East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Manchester North East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1891*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Manchester North East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Higher education

  1. Corpus Christi College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Clapham Grammar School

  2. Hove House School, Brighton

Marriages

  1. Cook, Rachel

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Liberal Club

  3. Manchester Union Club