John Thom

Lieut-Colonel John Gibb Thom

Rush ID: 5969

Details

Born:
1 August 1891
Died:
19 February 1941
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
John Thom, solicitor, of Linlithgow
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1937
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5969
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6235224
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. THOM, Lieut-Colonel John (1891-1941)

Constituencies

  1. Dunbartonshire

    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: 1932*
    Date of exit: c. 1932*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit February 1932; resigned on appointment as Judge of High Court of India.
  2. Dunbartonshire

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1926*
    Date of election: 29 January 1926
    Nature of election: By-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: Area
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Linlithgow Academy

Marriages

  1. Brown, Anna Elizabeth Taylor

    Year: 1932

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Constitutional Club

  2. Caledonian Club

  3. United Service Club