Jack Dormand

Mr John Donkin Dormand

Rush ID: 3762

Details

Born:
27 August 1919
Died:
18 December 2003
Birth place:
Haswell, County Durham, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Atheist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
Educational administrator
Parentage:
Bernard Dormand, miner
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 20/12/2003.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3762
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6112148
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DORMAND, Jack (1919-2003)

Peerages

  1. Baron Dormand of Easington

    Life

    1987

Constituencies

  1. Easington

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1974-1979

  2. Assistant Whip 1974

    March-October 1974

Higher education

  1. University of Durham

    Attended 1

    Did not graduate

    Bede College

  2. St Peter's College

    Attended 2

    Did not graduate

  3. Harvard

    Attended 3

    Did not graduate

Schools

  1. Haswell Council School

    Years: 1

  2. Wellfield Grammar School

    Years: 2

Marriages

  1. Pearson, Doris

    Year: 1963

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1937-2003

    Chairman 1981-1987

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

Local governments

  1. Easington Rural District Council

    member

    1949-1952

  2. Haslingden Borough Council

Trade unions

  1. Assocation of Professional, Executive & Clerical Staff member

  2. National Association of Local Government Officers member

  3. National Union of Teachers member