George Younger

Mr George Younger

Rush ID: 6358

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1851
Died:
29 April 1929
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
J. Younger of Alloa
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1911.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1911
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
6358
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1508664
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. YOUNGER, George (1851-1929)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Younger of Leckie

    New hereditary

    1923

Constituencies

  1. Ayr District of Burghs

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Ayr District of Burghs

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1904*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Clackmannanshire and Kinross-shire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: Mon 1st Oct 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. Clackmannanshire and Kinross-shire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1899*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  4. Clackmannanshire and Kinross-shire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: Sat 13th Jul 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Edinburgh Academy

Marriages

  1. Smith, Lucy

    Year: 1879

Relationships

  1. Grandfather of Kenneth Younger

  2. Indirect relative of George Younger

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. National Union of Conservative Associations officer

    Scottish Chairman 1904

Local governments

  1. Clackmannanshire County Council

    member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Conservative Club

  3. Western Club, Glasgow

  4. County Club, Ayr

  5. New County Club, Stirling