Dickson Mabon

Dr Jesse Dickson Mabon

Rush ID: 4820

Details

Born:
1 November 1925
Died:
10 April 2008
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Medical practitioner
Parentage:
Jesse Dickson Mabon
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4820
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1210156
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MABON, Dr Dickson (1925- )

Constituencies

  1. Greenock and Port Glasgow

    Party: SDP
    Year of election: 1981*
    Date of election: 1 October 1981
    Nature of election: Change of party
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: SDP
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Defeated contesting Renfrew West and Inverclyde at 1983 General Election.
  2. Greenock and Port Glasgow

    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1981*
    Date of exit: 1 October 1981
    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Greenock

    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Year of election: 1955*
    Date of election: 8 December 1955
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Renfrew West and Inverclyde

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1987
    Date of election: Thu 11th Jun 1987
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: SDP
    Notes:
  2. Renfrew West and Inverclyde

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: Thu 9th Jun 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: SDP
    Notes:
  3. Renfrewshire West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: Thu 26th May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Lab. and Co-op
    Notes:
  4. Bute and North Ayrshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Thu 25th Oct 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Lab. and Co-op
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of State 1967-1970

    Scottish Office

  2. Minister of State 1976-1979

    Department of Energy

  3. Minister of State 1967-1970

    Scottish Office

  4. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1964-1967

    Scottish Office

  5. Minister of State 1976-1979

    Department of Energy

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Attended -1954

    Degree MB and ChB

    Graduated

Marriages

  1. Zinn, Elizabeth

    Year: 1970

    Notes: 1 son

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

  2. Co-operative Party member

  3. Social Democratic Party member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of General and Municipal Workers member

  2. British Medical Association member

  3. Medical Practitioners Union member