Arthur Molson

Mr Arthur Hugh Elsdale Molson

Rush ID: 5079

Details

Born:
29 June 1903
Died:
13 October 1991
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Political administrator
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
married post 1945-d WH Astington
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5079
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13529997
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MOLSON, Arthur (1903-1991)

Peerages

  1. Baron Molson

    Life

    1961

Constituencies

  1. High Peak

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1939*
    Date of election: 7 October 1939
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1961*
    Date of exit: c. 1961*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit January 1961.
  2. Doncaster

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1935
    Date of exit: 14 November 1935
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Aberdare

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: Thu 30th May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1951-1953

    Ministry of Works

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1953-1955

    Trans

  3. Minister of Works 1957-1959

Higher education

  1. RNC Osborne

    Graduated

  2. RNC Dartmouth

    Graduated

  3. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Lancing College

Relationships

  1. Son of John Molson

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Association of Chambers of Commerce officer

    1926-1929

    India-Polit Sec

  2. Tory Reform Committee member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Carlton Club