James Seddon

Mr James Andrew Seddon

Rush ID: 5705

Details

Born:
7 May 1868
Died:
31 May 1939
Birth place:
Prescot, Lancashire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Shop assistant
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Thomas Seddon, of Prescot, Lancashire, and Maryon Heggie
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5705
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6128736
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SEDDON, James (1868-1939)

Constituencies

  1. Stoke-on-Trent Hanley

    Party: Co. NDP
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. NDP
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Defeated standing as Independent.
  2. Newton

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910²
    Date of exit: 3 December 1910
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: LRC
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Stoke-on-Trent Hanley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: at Huyton and Prescot, Lancashire

Marriages

  1. Brown, Ellen

    Year: 1891

Parties

  1. National Democratic Party member

    1918-1922

    Vice-Chairman

  2. Labour Party member

  3. Conservative Party member

    1923-

Political organisations

  1. TUC officer

    President 1914

  2. British Workers' League officer

    Chairman

Trade unions

  1. Shop Assistants' Union member