Joseph Wilson

Mr Joseph Havelock Wilson

Rush ID: 2203

Details

Born:
16 August 1858
Died:
16 April 1929
Birth place:
Sunderland, County Durham, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Seaman
Election occupation:
Trade union official
Parentage:
John Wilson
Notes:
First Labour candidate to defeat a Liberal.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
2203
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6283847
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILSON, Joseph (1858-1929)

Constituencies

  1. South Shields

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1918*
    Date of election: 28 October 1918
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. South Shields

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Defeated standing as Nat. Lib. At 1922 General Election
  3. Middlesbrough

    Party: Lib.-Lab.
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1910ยน
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Lib.-Lab.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  4. Middlesbrough

    Party: Lib.-Lab.
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: Lib.-Lab.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  5. Middlesbrough

    Party: Ind. Lab.
    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: Ind. Lab.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Sat as Lib.-Lab. for later part of this service.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Wandsworth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1913*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Ind. Lab.
  2. Bristol East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1890*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Socialist

Schools

  1. Sunderland Boys' British School

Marriages

  1. Watham, Jane Anne

    Year: 1879

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

  2. Liberal Party member

Trade unions

  1. National Sailors' and Firemen's Union officer

    President

  2. Merchant Seamen's League officer

    Secretary

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club