Betty Harvie Anderson

Miss Margaret Betty Harvie Anderson

Rush ID: 4271

Details

Born:
12 August 1913
Died:
7 November 1979
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Female
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Stenton gives her year of birth as 1915; this data from Centre for Advancement of Women in Politics.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4271
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4898834
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HARVIE ANDERSON, Betty (1913-1979)

Peerages

  1. Baroness Skrimshire of Quarter

    Life

    1979

Constituencies

  1. Renfrewshire East

    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: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Sowerby

    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. West Stirlingshire

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

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Thu 23rd Feb 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means 1970-1973

Schools

  1. St Leonards School

    Notes: check status

Marriages

  1. Skrimshire, unknown

    Year: 1960

    Notes: single on election

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Young Conservatives leader

    1955-1958

    Pres, Scottish YC

Local governments

  1. Stirlingshire County Council

    member

    1945-1959