Robert Horne

Sir Robert Stevenson Horne

Rush ID: 4417

Details

Born:
28 February 1871
Died:
3 September 1940
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Reverend Robert Stevenson Horne, of Slamannan, Stirlingshire
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1918
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4417
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1241043
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HORNE, Sir Robert (1871-1940)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Horne of Slamannan

    New hereditary

    1937

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Hillhead

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1937*
    Date of exit: 25 May 1937
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Glasgow Hillhead

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Stirlingshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: 1910-12-03 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Stirlingshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: 1910-01-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of Labour 1919-1920

  2. President of the Board of Trade 1920-1921

  3. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1921-1922

  4. Lord of the Admiralty 1918

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

Schools

  1. George Watson's School, Edinburgh

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Conservative Club

  3. Travellers' Club

  4. Royal Thames Yacht Club