Peter Emery

Sir Peter Frank Hannibal Emery

Rush ID: 266

Details

Born:
27 February 1926
Died:
9 December 2004
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
F.G. Emery, manufacturer, of London
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 11/12/2004. Knighted between 1979 and 1983.
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
266
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7173856
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. EMERY, Sir Peter (1926-2004)

Constituencies

  1. Devon East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1997
    Date of election: 1 May 1997
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 2001
    Date of exit: 7 June 2001
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Honiton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1967*
    Date of election: 16 March 1967
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Reading

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1966
    Date of exit: 31 March 1966
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Lincoln

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 1955-05-26 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Poplar

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 1951-10-25 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1960-1961

    to David Ormsby-Gore, as Minister of State, Foreign Office

  2. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1972-1974

    Department of Trade and Industry

  3. PPS 1961-1963

    to J.B. Godber, as Minister of State, Foreign Office

  4. PPS 1963

    to J.B. Godber, as Secretary of State for War

  5. PPS 1963-1964

    to J.B. Godber, as Minister of Labour

Higher education

  1. Oriel College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Scotch Plains High School, New Jersey, USA

Marriages

  1. Monnington, Elizabeth

    Year: 1972

    Notes: 1 son, 1 daughter

  2. Nicholson, Elizabeth

    Year: 1954

    Notes: Divorced; 1 son, 1 daughter

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Bow Group officer

    Founder member; first Secretary.

  2. 1922 Committee officer

    Treasurer

Local governments

  1. Hornsey Borough Council

    member

    1951-1959

Trade unions

  1. Association of Scientific, Technical & Managerial Staffs member

  2. /trade_unions/110 member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. East India Club

  3. Sports and Public Schools Club