George Newton

Sir George Douglas Cochrane Newton

Rush ID: 5206

Details

Born:
14 July 1879
Died:
2 September 1942
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5206
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5542865
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. NEWTON, Sir George (1879-1942)

Constituencies

  1. Cambridge

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922*
    Date of election: 16 March 1922
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1934*
    Date of exit: 15 January 1934
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Chesterton

    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

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Duke, unknown

    Notes: f-in-law Sir Gifford Fox MP

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. National Agricultural Council England & Wales member

    Chrmn

Local governments

  1. Cambridgeshire County Council

    member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Boodle's Club