James Cleland

Mr James William Cleland

Rush ID: 3517

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1874
Died:
21 October 1914
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
3517
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6145561
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CLELAND, James (1874-1914)

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Bridgeton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910²
    Date of exit: 3 December 1910
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Lewisham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1903*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

  2. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Glasgow Academy

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1904-1907

    Lewisham West

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Union Club