Leah Manning

Mrs Elizabeth Leah Manning

Rush ID: 4916

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1886
Died:
15 September 1977
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Female
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Charles Perrett, of Rockford, Illinois, U.S.A.
Notes:
Damehood in 1966.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1966
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4916
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3829225
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MANNING, Leah (1886-1977)
  2. PERRETT, Leah (1886-1977) **

Alternative names

  1. Leah (Elizabeth Leah) Perrett (née)

    1886 - 1915

    name until marriage in 1915

Constituencies

  1. Epping

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Islington East

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1931*
    Date of election: 19 February 1931
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Epping

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: Thu 26th May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Epping

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Thu 25th Oct 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  3. Sunderland

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: Thu 14th Nov 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Homerton College

    Graduated

    check if grad

Schools

  1. St John's Bridgwater

Marriages

  1. Manning, William Henry

    Year: 1915

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Spanish Medical Aid Committee member

  2. TUC member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Teachers officer

    President in 1930

  2. Trades Union Congress member