William Anstruther-Gray

Sir William John St Clair Anstruther-Gray

Rush ID: 3029

Details

Born:
5 March 1905
Died:
6 August 1985
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3029
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8004479
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ANSTRUTHER-GRAY, Sir William (1905-1985)

Peerages

  1. Baron Kilmany

    Life

    1966

Constituencies

  1. Berwickshire and East Lothian

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 25 October 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1966
    Date of exit: 31 March 1966
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Lanarkshire Northern

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Berwickshire and East Lothian

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 1950-02-23 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Chairman of Ways and Means 1962-1964

  2. Deputy Speaker 1962-1964

  3. Assistant Postmaster-General 1945

  4. PPS 1931-1939

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Relationships

  1. Son of William Anstruther-Gray

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Brooks's Club

  3. Turf Club