Edwin Leather

Mr Edwin Hartley Cameron Leather

Rush ID: 4673

Details

Born:
22 May 1919
Died:
5 April 2005
Birth place:
Toronto, Canada
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Harold Hamilton Leather, of Hamilton, Ontario, and Grace C. Holmes
Notes:
Governor of Bermuda, 1973-1977.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1962
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4673
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5346605
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEATHER, Edwin (1919- )

Constituencies

  1. Somerset North

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1964
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Bristol South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 1945-07-05 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Higher education

  1. RMC Ontario

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Trinity College School, Ontario

Marriages

  1. Greenlees, Sheila

    Year: 1940

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. National Union of Conservative Associations officer

    Chairman 1969-1970

  2. English Speaking Union officer

    Deputy Chairman 1973

Trade unions

  1. /trade_unions/134 member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Lansdowne Club