Arthur Steel-Maitland

Mr Arthur Herbert Drummond Ramsay Steel-Maitland

Rush ID: 5862

Details

Born:
5 July 1876
Died:
30 March 1935
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Private secretary
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Colonel E.H. Steel and Emmeline Drummond
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1917.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1917
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5862
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q959817
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RAMSAY-STEEL-MAITLAND, Arthur (1876-1935) **
  2. STEEL, Arthur (1876-1935) **
  3. STEEL-MAITLAND, Arthur (1876-1935)

Alternative names

  1. Arthur (Arthur Herbert Drummond) Steel (a.k.a.)

    1876 - 1901

    name at birth; assumed alternative surname Steel-Maitland after marriage in 1901

  2. Arthur (Arthur Herbert Drummond) Ramsay-Steel-Maitland (a.k.a.)

    1901 - 1935

    alternative style of name adopted after marriage

Constituencies

  1. Tamworth

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1929*
    Date of election: 2 December 1929
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1935*
    Date of exit: 30 March 1935
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Birmingham Erdington

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Birmingham Erdington

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  4. Birmingham East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1910ยน
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Rugby

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1915-1917

    for Colonies

  2. Under-Secretary of State 1917-1919

    Foreign Office

  3. Parliamentary Secretary 1917-1919

    Board of Trade

  4. Minister of Labour 1924-1929

Higher education

  1. Balliol College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rugby

Marriages

  1. Gibson-Maitland, Mary

    Year: 1901

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Travellers' Club