Jeremy Thorpe

Mr John Jeremy Thorpe

Rush ID: 5984

Details

Born:
29 April 1929
Died:
5 December 2014
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
John Henry Thorpe MP and Ursula Norton-Griffiths
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5984
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q334102
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. THORPE, Jeremy (1929- )

Constituencies

  1. Devon North

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Devon North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Alpass, Caroline

    Year: 1968

    Notes: 1 son

  2. Lascelles, Marion Donata Nanetta

    Year: 1973

Relationships

  1. Son of John Thorpe

  2. Grandson of John Norton-Griffiths

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

  2. Liberal Party leader

    1967-1976

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Reform Club