William Templeton

Mr William Paterson Templeton

Rush ID: 5956

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1876
Died:
4 July 1938
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Woodworker
Election occupation:
Political organiser
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5956
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8016627
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TEMPLETON, William (1876-1938)

Constituencies

  1. Coatbridge

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1935
    Date of exit: 14 November 1935
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Banffshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    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

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Glasgow Shettleston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1930*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Ross and Cromarty

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: LU
    Notes:

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

  2. Liberal Unionist member

Political organisations

  1. Unionist Workers' League officer

    Organising Secretary 1909-

Clubs

  1. Scottish Conservative Club, Edinburgh