John Stradling Thomas

Mr John Stradling Thomas

Rush ID: 2966

Details

Born:
10 June 1925
Died:
29 March 1991
Birth place:
UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Ethnic minority:
No
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Farmer
Election occupation:
Farmer
Parentage:
Thomas Roger Thomas
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
Highest Office:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4
Education level:
Graduate

References

Rush ID:
2966
MNIS ID:
724
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13530049
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set
They work for you ID:
16425

Name changes

  1. STRADLING THOMAS, John (1925-1991)
  2. THOMAS, John Stradling (1925-1991) **

Alternative names

  1. John Stradling (John Stradling) Thomas (A.K.A.)

    name at birth; adopted alternative style at unknown date

Constituencies

  1. Monmouth

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First Entry
    Year of exit: 1991*
    Date of exit: 29 March 1991
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Cardiganshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: Thu 31st Mar 1966
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Aberavon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Thu 15th Oct 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Assistant Whip 1971-1973

  2. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1973-1974

  3. Opposition/other party Whip 1974-1979

  4. Treasurer of the Royal Household 1979-1983

  5. Minister of State 1983-1985

    Welsh Office

Higher education

  1. Unknown (London)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rugby School

Marriages

  1. Rhys Evans, Freda

    Year: 1957

    Notes: 1 son, 2 daughters

Parties

  1. Conservative Party Member

Local governments

  1. Carmarthen Borough Council

    Member

    1961-1964

Trade unions

  1. National Farmers Union Officer

    Council member 1963-1970