Alfred Broughton

Mr Alfred Davies Devonsher Broughton

Rush ID: 3367

Details

Born:
18 October 1902
Died:
2 April 1979
Birth place:
UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Medical practitioner
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Was too ill to be brought to House of Commons to vote in 1979 defeat of Callaghan Government.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1969
Highest Office:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4
Education level:
Graduate

References

Rush ID:
3367
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15070153
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BROUGHTON, Alfred (1902-1979)

Constituencies

  1. Batley and Morley

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1949*
    Date of election: 17 February 1949
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979*
    Date of exit: 2 April 1979
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Whip 1959-1964

Higher education

  1. Downing College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rossall

Marriages

  1. Jones, Dorothy

    Year: 1930

    Notes: Divorced 1967. 1 son, 1 daughter

  2. Denton, Joyce

    Year: 1967

Parties

  1. Labour Party Member

Local governments

  1. Bath City Council

    Member

    1946-1949