John Clynes

Mr John Robert Clynes

Rush ID: 3536

Details

Born:
27 March 1869
Died:
23 October 1949
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Textile worker
Election occupation:
Gas worker/TU official
Parentage:
Patrick Clynes, of Oldham
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
3536
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332915
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CLYNES, John (1869-1949)

Constituencies

  1. Manchester Platting

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: NUGMW
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Manchester Platting

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: NUGMW
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Manchester North East

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: NUGMW
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1917-1918

    Min of Food

  2. Lord Privy Seal 1924

  3. Deputy Leader of the House 1924

  4. Home Secretary 1929-1931

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Harper, Mary

    Year: 1893

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of General and Municipal Workers member

  2. National Union of General and Municipal Workers officer

    President

  3. National Union of General and Municipal Workers sponsored by