Benjamin Riley

Mr Benjamin Riley

Rush ID: 5582

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1866
Died:
6 January 1946
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Bookbinder
Election occupation:
Bookbinder
Parentage:
Samuel Riley, stonemason
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5582
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4886356
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RILEY, Benjamin (1866-1946)

Constituencies

  1. Dewsbury

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Dewsbury

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: ILP
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Dewsbury

    Party: Labour
    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: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: ILP
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dewsbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1929

    to Noel Buxton, as Minister of Agriculture

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Rushworth, Lucy

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. ILP member

Local governments

  1. Huddersfield Borough Council

    member

    1904-1911