Joseph Slater

Mr Joseph Slater

Rush ID: 5769

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1904
Died:
21 April 1977
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
William Slater
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5769
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6287031
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SLATER, Joseph (1904-1977)

Peerages

  1. Baron Slater

    Life

    1970

Constituencies

  1. Sedgefield

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS -1963

    to Hugh Gaitskell, as Leader of the Opposition

  2. PPS 1963-1964

    to Harold Wilson, as Leader of the Opposition

  3. Assistant Postmaster-General 1964-1969

  4. Parliamentary Secretary 1969-1970

    Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Clement, Hilda

    Year: 1928

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Durham County Council

    member

    1944-1950

  2. Sedgefield Rural District Council

    member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Mineworkers member