Hector McNeill

Mr Hector McNeill

Rush ID: 5023

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1907
Died:
11 October 1955
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5023
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3428035
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MCNEILL, Hector (1907-1955)

Constituencies

  1. Greenock

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1941*
    Date of election: 10 July 1941
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1955*
    Date of exit: 11 October 1955
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ross and Cromarty

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Glasgow Kelvingrove

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

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1942-1945

  2. Under-Secretary 1945-1946

    Foreign Office

  3. Minister of State 1946-1950

    Foreign Office

  4. Secretary of State for Scotland 1950-1951

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Woodside, Glasgow

Marriages

  1. Craig, unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. EPA member

Local governments

  1. Glasgow BC

    member

    1932-1938

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Journalists member

Clubs

  1. Savage Club