Margaret Wintringham

Mrs Margaret Wintringham

Rush ID: 6236

Details

Born:
4 August 1879
Died:
10 March 1955
Birth place:
Oldfield, Yorkshire, U.K.
Gender:
Female
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
School teacher
Parentage:
David Longbottom, of Silsden, Yorkshire
Notes:
Succeeded her late husband as MP; the second female MP to take her seat.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
6236
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6760035
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LONGBOTTOM, Margaret (1879-1955) **
  2. WINTRINGHAM, Margaret (1879-1955)

Alternative names

  1. Margaret (Margaret) Longbottom (née)

    1879 - 1903

    name until marriage in 1903

Constituencies

  1. Louth [borough, Lincolnshire]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1921*
    Date of election: 22 September 1921
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Aylesbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: Thu 14th Nov 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Louth [borough, Lincolnshire]

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: Thu 30th May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Keighley Girls' Grammar School

    Years: 1

  2. Bedford College

    Years: 2

Marriages

  1. Dashwood, Augusta Sophia

    Year: 1903

Relationships

  1. Married to Thomas Wintringham

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Political organisations

  1. Women's National Liberal Federation officer

    President

Local governments

  1. Lindsey County Council

    member

    1933

Clubs

  1. Forum Club