Leonard Ropner

Colonel Leonard Ropner

Rush ID: 5613

Details

Born:
26 February 1895
Died:
12 October 1977
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
W. Ropner, of Bedale, Yorkshire
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1952.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1952
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5613
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528250
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ROPNER, Colonel Leonard (1895-1977)

Constituencies

  1. Barkston Ash

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1964
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Sedgefield

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1924-1928

    to Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, as Secretary of State for War

Higher education

  1. Clare College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Robertson, Esmé

    Year: 1932

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Primrose League officer

    Treasurer 1952-1964

  2. British Legion member

  3. League of Nations Union member

  4. British Steamship Owners Association member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Bath Club

  3. Buck's Club

  4. County Club, Durham

  5. Yorkshire Club