William Elliott

Mr Robert William Elliott

Rush ID: 3868

Details

Born:
11 December 1920
Died:
20 May 2011
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Farmer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Richard Elliott
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1974
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3868
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2578649
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ELLIOTT, Robert (1920- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Elliott of Morpeth

    Life

    1985

Constituencies

  1. Newcastle upon Tyne North

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1957*
    Date of election: 21 March 1957
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Morpeth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: Thu 26th May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Morpeth

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1954*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Comptroller of the Royal Household 1970

  2. Opposition/other party Whip 1964-1970

  3. Assistant Whip 1963-1964

  4. PPS 1958-1959

    to Richard Nugent and Airey Neave, as Parliamentary Secretaries to Ministry of Transport

  5. PPS 1959-1963

    to D.F. Vosper, as Under-Secretary and Minister of State, Home Office, and Secretary of State for Technical Cooperation

Schools

  1. King Edward Grammar School, Morpeth

Marriages

  1. Morpeth, Catherine Jane

    Year: 1956

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Young Conservatives member

    Chairman of Northern area;VP 1952;Pres 1953

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Farmers' Club