Frank McElhone

Mr Francis Patrick McElhone

Rush ID: 4992

Details

Born:
5 April 1929
Died:
22 September 1982
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Merchant
Election occupation:
Merchant
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Succeeded as MP by his widow.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4992
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5488283
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MCELHONE, Frank (1929-1982)

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Queen's Park

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1982*
    Date of exit: 22 September 1982
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Glasgow Gorbals

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1969*
    Date of election: 30 October 1969
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1974-1975

    to Tony Benn, as Secretary of State for Industry

  2. Under-Secretary of State 1975-1979

    Scottish Office

Marriages

  1. Brown, Helen Margaret

    Year: 1958

Relationships

  1. Married to Helen McElhone

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Trade unions

  1. Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers member