John Dickson-Poynder

Sir John Poynder Dickson-Poynder

Rush ID: 2108

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1866
Died:
6 December 1936
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Rear-Admiral Bourmaster Dickson and Sarah Matilda Poynder
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1884
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2108
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6229408
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DICKSON, John (1866-1936) **
  2. DICKSON-POYNDER, Sir John (1866-1936)

Alternative names

  1. John (John Poynder) Dickson (a.k.a.)

    surname at birth; assumed name Dickson-Poynder in 1888

Peerages

  1. Baron Islington

    1st Baron Islington

    New hereditary

    1910

Constituencies

  1. Chippenham

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910ยน
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Sat as Liberal from April 1904

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1914-1915

  2. Under-Secretary 1915-1919

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Dundas, Anne Beauclerk

    Year: 1896

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

    1892-1904

  2. Liberal Party member

    1904-

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

Clubs

  1. Marlborough Club

  2. Reform Club