Joseph Leech

Sir Joseph William Leech

Rush ID: 4679

Details

Born:
9 April 1865
Died:
30 May 1940
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Consulting surgeon
Election occupation:
Barrister/Army Maj/Univ lecturer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4679
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15996986
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEECH, Sir Joseph (1865-1940)

Constituencies

  1. Newcastle upon Tyne West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1940*
    Date of exit: 30 May 1940
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Newcastle upon Tyne West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 1929-05-30 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Higher education

  1. University of Durham

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Proprietory School, Egremont

Marriages

  1. Longbottom, Margaret

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council

    member

Clubs

  1. Constitutional Club