James Clyde

Mr James Latham McDiarmid Clyde

Rush ID: 3534

Details

Born:
30 October 1898
Died:
30 June 1975
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
James Avon Clyde MP (Lord Clyde) and Anna Margaret Latham
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3534
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6137806
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CLYDE, James (1898-1975)

Peerages

  1. Lord Clyde

    Life (Law Lord)

    1955

    Retired 1972.

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh North

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: c. 1954*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit December 1954; resigned on appointment as Lord President of the Court of Session

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Peebles and Southern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: Thu 5th Jul 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord Advocate 1951-1954

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

  2. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Edinburgh Academy

Marriages

  1. Du Boisson, Margaret Letitia

    Year: 1928

Relationships

  1. Son of James Clyde

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club