Jeremy Bray

Dr Jeremy William Bray

Rush ID: 3326

Details

Born:
29 June 1930
Died:
31 May 2002
Birth place:
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Technical officer
Election occupation:
Technical officer
Parentage:
Reverend Arthur Henry Bray, Methodist minister
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 05/06/2002.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3326
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6181148
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BRAY, Dr Jeremy (1930-2002)

Constituencies

  1. Motherwell South

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Motherwell and Wishaw

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: 10 October 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Middlesbrough West

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1962*
    Date of election: 6 June 1962
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: TGWU
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Thirsk and Malton

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

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1964-1966

    to George Brown, as Secretary of State for Economic Affairs

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1966-1967

    Ministry of Power

  3. Parliamentary Secretary 1967-1969

    Ministry of Technology

Higher education

  1. Jesus College

    Degree PhD

    Graduated

  2. Harvard

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Aberystwyth Grammar School

  2. Kingswood School, Bath

Marriages

  1. Trowell, Elizabeth

    Year: 1953

    Notes: 4 daughters

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1956-2002

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society

Trade unions

  1. Transport and General Workers Union member