Joseph Reeves

Mr Joseph Reeves

Rush ID: 5544

Details

Born:
28 January 1888
Died:
8 March 1969
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Co-op official
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Walter Cookson and Ruth Reeves
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5544
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6286529
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COOKSON, Joseph (1888-1969) **
  2. REEVES, Joseph (1888-1969)

Alternative names

  1. Joseph (Joseph) Cookson (a.k.a.)

    1888

    name at birth based on father's surname; not clear why he was known by his mother's family name

Constituencies

  1. Greenwich

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Greenwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Woolwich West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: in London

Marriages

  1. Holdup, Gladys

    Year: 1940

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    NEC member 1946-1953

  2. Co-operative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

Local governments

  1. Deptford Borough Council

    member

    1920-1949

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Co-operative Employees member

Clubs

  1. National Trades Union Club