Ronald McNeill

Mr Ronald McNeill

Rush ID: 5024

Details

Born:
30 April 1861
Died:
12 October 1934
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Edmund McNeill, of Craigdunn, County Antrim, and Mary Miller
Notes:
Also held ministerial office after elevation to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5024
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5614408
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MCNEILL, Ronald (1861-1934)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Cushendun

    New hereditary

    1927

Constituencies

  1. Canterbury

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1927*
    Date of exit: c. 1927*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit before 24 November 1927.
  2. Canterbury

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. St Augustine's

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: 7 July 1911
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Kirkcudbrightshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: 1910-12-03 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Aberdeen South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Aberdeen South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1907*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
  4. Aberdeenshire Western

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 1906-01-12 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary of State 1922-1924

    Foreign Office

  2. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1925-1927

  3. Under-Secretary of State 1924-1925

    Foreign Office

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Bolitho, Elizabeth Maud

    Year: 1884

  2. Margesson, Catherine Louisa

    Year: 1930

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Hurlingham Club

  3. Marylebone Cricket Club

  4. Bath Club

  5. 1900