William Birkett

Mr William Norman Birkett

Rush ID: 3214

Details

Born:
6 September 1883
Died:
10 February 1962
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
son of Thomas and Agnes Birkett
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
3214
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333244
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BIRKETT, William (1883-1962)

Peerages

  1. Baron Birkett

    Life

    1958

Constituencies

  1. Nottingham East

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Nottingham East

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Birmingham King's Norton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Emmanuel College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Nilsson, Ruth

    Year: 1920

  2. Nilsson, unknown

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club