George Thorne

Mr George Rennie Thorne

Rush ID: 5973

Details

Born:
12 October 1853
Died:
20 February 1934
Birth place:
Longside, Aberdeenshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Baptist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Solicitor
Election occupation:
Solicitor
Parentage:
George Thorne, tax collector
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
5973
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5543807
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. THORNE, George (1853-1934)

Constituencies

  1. Wolverhampton East

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1908*
    Date of election: 5 May 1908
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Wolverhampton South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1898*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Wolverhampton West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Opposition/other party Whip 1919-1923

Schools

  1. Tettenhall College

Marriages

  1. Jones, Susan Mary

    Year: 1881

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    Vice-Chairman 1923

Political organisations

  1. Association of Municipal Corporations member

Local governments

  1. Wolverhampton Borough Council

    member

    Alderman; Mayor 1902-1903

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club