John Houfton

Mr John Plowright Houfton

Rush ID: 4432

Details

Born:
13 December 1857
Died:
18 November 1929
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Mining engineer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4432
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6253053
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HOUFTON, John (1857-1929)

Constituencies

  1. Nottingham East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 6 December 1923
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Derbyshire Eastern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1914*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Mosley, unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Institute of Mining member

    Midland Inst Mining Engineers

Local governments

  1. Mansfield Borough Council

    member