Patrick Wolrige-Gordon

Mr Patrick Wolrige-Gordon

Rush ID: 6240

Details

Born:
10 August 1935
Died:
22 May 2002
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education student
Election occupation:
Higher Education student
Parentage:
Captain Robert Wolrige-Gordon and Joan Walter
Notes:
First elected while still an undergraduate student. Twin brother of John MacLeod, chief of the MacLeod clan - some sources appear to confuse the two.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6240
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7147856
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WOLRIGE-GORDON, Patrick (1935- )

Constituencies

  1. Aberdeenshire East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1958*
    Date of election: 20 November 1958
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974ยน
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1960-1964

    to Anthony Barber, as Economic Secretary to the Treasury, Financial Secretary to the Treasury, and Minister of Health

Higher education

  1. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Howard, Anne

    Year: 1962

    Notes: 1 son, 1 daughter

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Royal Overseas League member

Clubs

  1. Northern Club, Aberdeen