William Rees

Sir William Beddoe Rees

Rush ID: 5535

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1877
Died:
12 May 1931
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Isaac Rees, of Maesteg
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1917
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5535
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4879027
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. REES, Sir William (1877-1931)

Constituencies

  1. Bristol South

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Bristol South

    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 6 December 1923
    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Cannock

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Higher education

  1. University of Wales (location unknown)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. Griffith, Elizabeth

Relationships

  1. Brother of John Rees

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    1923-

  2. National Liberal member

    -1923

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Liberal Club

  3. Eighty Club