Granville Sharp

Lieut-Colonel Granville Maynard Sharp

Rush ID: 5717

Details

Born:
5 January 1906
Died:
8 August 1997
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (clothing/footwear)
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Walter Sharp
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5717
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5596923
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHARP, Lieut-Colonel Granville (1906- ? )

Constituencies

  1. Spen Valley

    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: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1946-1947

    to Lord Winster, as Minister of Civil Aviation

  2. PPS 1947-1950

    to Charles Key, as Minister of Works

Higher education

  1. St John's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Ashville College, Harrogate

    Years: 2

  2. Cleckheaton Grammar School

    Years: 1

Marriages

  1. Vincent, Margaret

    Year: 1935

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1931-

  2. Liberal Party member

    -1931

Local governments

  1. East Sussex County Council

    member

    1970-1974

  2. West Sussex County Council

    member

    1973-

  3. Mid-Sussex District Council

    member

    1973-1976

  4. Spenborough Urban District Council

    member

    1936-1939