David Stoddart

Mr David Leonard Stoddart

Rush ID: 5882

Details

Born:
4 May 1926
Died:
14 November 2020
Birth place:
UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Election occupation:
Parentage:
Arthur L. Stoddart, coal miner
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
Highest Office:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4
Education level:
Secondary

References

Rush ID:
5882
MNIS ID:
950
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1176748
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. STODDART, David (1926- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Stoddart of Swindon

    Life

    1983

Constituencies

  1. Swindon

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Swindon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1969*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Newbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Thu 15th Oct 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  3. Newbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: Thu 8th Oct 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1974-1975

    to Reg Freeson, as Minister for Housing and Construction

  2. Assistant Whip 1975-1976

  3. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1976-1977

Schools

  1. St Clement Danes Grammar School

  2. Henley Grammar School

Marriages

  1. Percival-Alwyn, Jennifer

    Year: 1961

    Notes: 2 sons

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1947-2002

    Expelled in 2002