James Caldwell

Mr James Caldwell

Rush ID: 2919

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1839
Died:
25 April 1925
Birth place:
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Parentage:
Findley Caldwell, of Glasgow
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2919
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6130866
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CALDWELL, James (1839-1925)

Constituencies

  1. Lanarkshire Mid

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1894*
    Date of election: 5 April 1894
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1910ยน
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Glasgow St Rollox

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Defeated contesting Glasgow Tradeston (as Liberal) at 1892 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Glasgow Tradeston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means 1906-1910

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

  2. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member

  2. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club