Charles Masterman

Mr Charles Frederick Gurney Masterman

Rush ID: 4947

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1873
Died:
17 November 1927
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Lecturer/author
Parentage:
Thomas William Masterman, of Rotherfield Hall, Sussex
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
4947
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2898523
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MASTERMAN, Charles (1873-1927)

Constituencies

  1. Manchester Rusholme

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Bethnal Green South West

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: 29 July 1911
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1914*
    Date of exit: 19 February 1914
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster, but defeated in resulting by-election.
  3. West Ham North

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1911*
    Date of exit: c. 1911*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Exit June 1911; 1910² General Election result declared void on petition.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Clay Cross

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: Wed 15th Nov 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. West Ham Stratford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Sat 14th Dec 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  3. Ipswich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1914*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  4. Dulwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1903*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1908-1909

    Local Government Board

  2. Under-Secretary of State 1909-1912

    Home Office

  3. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1912-1914

  4. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1914-1915

Higher education

  1. Christ's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Weymouth College

Marriages

  1. Lyttleton, Lucy

    Year: 1908

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Liberal Club