Keir Hardie

Mr James Keir Hardie

Rush ID: 2889

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1856
Died:
26 September 1915
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2889
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332460
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HARDIE, Keir (1856-1915)

Constituencies

  1. Merthyr Tydfil

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1915*
    Date of exit: 26 September 1915
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. West Ham South

    Party: ILP
    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: ILP
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Preston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: Mon 1st Oct 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: ILP
    Notes:
  2. Bradford East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1896*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: ILP
    Notes:
  3. West Ham South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: Sat 13th Jul 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: ILP
    Notes:
  4. Lanarkshire Mid

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1888*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: ILP
    Notes:

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Wislon, unknown

Relationships

  1. Brother of David Hardie

  2. Brother of George Hardie

Parties

  1. Independent Labour member

  2. Independent Labour leader

    Chairman 1893-1900

  3. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

Trade unions

  1. /trade_unions/171 member

  2. /trade_unions/153 sponsored by