Peter Raffan

Mr Peter Wilson Raffan

Rush ID: 5496

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1863
Died:
23 June 1940
Birth place:
Aberdeen, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (printing)
Election occupation:
Company director (printing)
Parentage:
James Raffan, of Aberdeen
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5496
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7177744
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RAFFAN, Peter (1863-1940)

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh North

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Leigh

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1910ยน
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Ayr District of Burghs at 1922 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ayr District of Burghs

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: Not specified
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Not specified

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: in Aberdeen

Marriages

  1. Weir, Margaret

    Year: 1890

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. English League for the Taxation of Land Values officer

    President

  2. Band of Hope & Temperance Union officer

    Secretary

  3. County Councils Association member

Local governments

  1. Monmouthshire County Council

    member

    Chairman 1909-1910

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Scottish Liberal Club