Albert Grayson

Mr Albert Victor Grayson

Rush ID: 4158

Details

Born:
5 September 1882
Birth place:
Liverpool, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
William Grayson and his wife Elizabeth
Notes:
Emigrated to New Zealand after leaving Parliament; wounded at Passchendaele in 1917. Disappeared in Autumn 1920; his fate is unknown.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
4158
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7925945
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GRAYSON, Albert (1882-1920?)

Constituencies

  1. Colne Valley

    Party: Socialist
    Year of election: 1907*
    Date of election: 18 July 1907
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910¹
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Socialist
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Lambeth Kennington

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: Sat 3rd Dec 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Socialist
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of Liverpool

    Graduated

  2. University of Manchester

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Norreys, Ruth

    Year: 1912

Parties

  1. Socialist member

    not an official Labour member