Thomas Burt

Mr Thomas Burt

Rush ID: 2083

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1837
Died:
13 April 1922
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Miner's agent
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
One of first miner MPs.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2083
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5590656
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BURT, Thomas (1837-1922)

Constituencies

  1. Morpeth

    Party: Lib.-Lab.
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Lib.-Lab.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1892-1895

    Board of Trade

  2. Father of the House of Commons 1910-1918

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: village mine school -2 years total

Marriages

  1. Weatherburn, unknown

    Year: 1860

Parties

  1. Liberal-Labour member

    checked Craig

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

  2. International League for Peace member

    Pres

  3. International Arbitration League member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Mineworkers

    NMA

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Liberal Club

  3. Eighty Club