Nevil Beechman

Mr Nevil Alexander Beechman

Rush ID: 3146

Details

Born:
5 August 1896
Died:
6 November 1965
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
N.C. Beechman and his wife Emily
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3146
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4714076
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BEECHMAN, Nevil (1896-1965)

Constituencies

  1. St Ives

    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Year of election: 1937*
    Date of election: 30 June 1937
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1940-1941

    to G.H. Shakespeare, as Parliamentary Secretary at Department of Overseas Trade and Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Dominions.

  2. PPS 1941-1942

    to Ernest Brown, as Minister of Health

  3. Chief Whip 1942-1945

    Chief National Liberal Whip

  4. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1943-1945

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Westminster

Marriages

  1. Williams, Mary Gwendolen

    Year: 1953

Parties

  1. National Liberal member

Local governments

  1. St Ives Borough Council

    member

    1957-1960