Ralph Rayner

Brigadier Ralph Herbert Rayner

Rush ID: 5522

Details

Born:
13 January 1897
Died:
17 July 1977
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Reverend George Rayner, of Bradshaw, Yorkshire
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1956
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5522
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7287997
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RAYNER, Brigadier Ralph (1897-1977)

Constituencies

  1. Totnes

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1938

    to Sir Walter Womersley, as Assistant Postmaster-General

  2. PPS 1939

    to Minister of Pensions

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. Courtauld, Elizabeth

    Year: 1931

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Royal Society of St George officer

    Chairman 1954-1964

Local governments

  1. Devon County Council

    member

    1964-1973

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Pratt's Club

  3. Devon & Exeter Club