Robert Lister

Sir Robert Ashton Lister

Rush ID: 4726

Details

Born:
4 February 1845
Died:
6 December 1929
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Mechanical engineer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4726
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7341630
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LISTER, Sir Robert (1845-1929)

Constituencies

  1. Stroud

    Party: Co. Lib.
    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. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Tewkesbury

    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: Liberal
  2. Tewkesbury

    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: Liberal
  3. Tewkesbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 1906-01-12 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Schools

  1. Private tuition

    Notes: and abroad

Marriages

  1. Box, unknown

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. Gloucestershire County Council

    member

    1888-

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Reform Club