Brandon Rhys Williams

Sir Brandon Meredith Rhys Williams

Rush ID: 2942

Details

Born:
14 November 1927
Died:
18 May 1988
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Management consultant
Parentage:
Sir Rhys Williams MP, Bart, and Juliet Glyn
Notes:
Succeeded as Baronet in 1955.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1955
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
2942
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4957034
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RHYS WILLIAMS, Sir Brandon (1927-1988)
  2. WILLIAMS, Brandon (1927-1988) **

Alternative names

  1. Brandon (Brandon Meredith) Williams (a.k.a.)

    1927 - 1938

    Name at birth; assumed alternative surname Rhys-Williams in 1938

Constituencies

  1. Kensington

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1988*
    Date of exit: 18 May 1988
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Kensington and Chelsea Kensington

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Kensington South

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1968*
    Date of election: 14 March 1968
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ebbw Vale

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Ebbw Vale

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1960*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. Pontypridd

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Other parliaments

  1. European Parliament

    member

    1979-

    London South East

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Foster, Caroline

    Year: 1961

    Notes: 1 son, 2 daughters

Relationships

  1. Son of Rhys Williams

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. White's Club