Hamar Greenwood

Mr Thomas Hubbard Greenwood

Rush ID: 4168

Details

Born:
7 February 1870
Died:
10 September 1948
Birth place:
Canada
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
John Hamar Greenwood, barrister, of Ontario, Canada
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1915.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1915
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4168
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5644085
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GREENWOOD, Hamar (1870-1948)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Greenwood

    New hereditary

    1929

  2. 1st Viscount Greenwood

    New hereditary

    1937

Constituencies

  1. Walthamstow East

    Party: Const
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Party: Const
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Elected as Constitutionalist, but took Conservative Whip in Parliament.
  2. Sunderland

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Sunderland

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: 3 December 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  4. York

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910¹
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sunderland

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Thu 6th Dec 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary of State 1919

    Home Office; January-July 1919

  2. Secretary for Overseas Trade 1919-1920

  3. Chief Secretary for Ireland 1920-1922

Higher education

  1. Toronto

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: Whitby, Ontario

Marriages

  1. Spencer, Margery

    Year: 1911

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to Leo Amery

  2. Uncle of Julian Amery

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

  2. Constitutionalist member

  3. Conservative Party member

    Treasurer 1933-1938

Clubs

  1. 1900

  2. Reform Club

  3. British Empire Club

  4. Beefsteak Club

  5. Carlton Club