Thomas Shaw

Mr Thomas Shaw

Rush ID: 2914

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1850
Died:
28 June 1937
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Alexander Shaw, of Dunfermline, and Isabella Wishart
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2914
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1765791
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHAW, Thomas (1850-1937)

Peerages

  1. Lord Shaw of Dunfermline

    Life (Law Lord)

    1909

  2. 1st Baron Craigmyle

    New hereditary

    1929

Constituencies

  1. Hawick District of Burghs

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1909*
    Date of exit: c. 1909*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Exit February 1909; resigned on appointment as Lord of Appeal.

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord Advocate 1905-1909

  2. Solicitor-General for Scotland 1894-

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Dunfermline High School

Marriages

  1. Forrest, Elsie Stephen

    Year: 1879

Relationships

  1. Father of Alexander Shaw

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Liberal Club