John Cordle

Mr John Howard Cordle

Rush ID: 3592

Details

Born:
11 October 1912
Died:
23 November 2004
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Election occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Parentage:
Ernest William Cordle
Notes:
Resigned following criticism for Contempt of the House, 1977. Obituary in The Guardian, 25/11/2004.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3592
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6227121
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CORDLE, John (1912-2004)

Constituencies

  1. Bournemouth East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1977*
    Date of exit: 1 July 1977
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Bournemouth East and Christchurch

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Wrekin, The

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Thu 25th Oct 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Schools

  1. City of London School

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), Grace

    Year: 1938

    Notes: 4 sons, 1 daughter. Divorced 1956

  2. Maynard, Venetia Carolyn

    Year: 1957

    Notes: 1 son, 3 daughters. Divorced 1971

  3. (Name unknown), Terttu

    Year: 1976

    Notes: 2 sons

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. English Speaking Union member

  2. Royal Commonwealth Society member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. National Club