Arthur Young

Mr Arthur Stewart Leslie Young

Rush ID: 6393

Details

Born:
10 October 1889
Died:
14 August 1950
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Election occupation:
Company Director
Parentage:
D.H.L. Young of Glasgow and Alice Templeton
Notes:
Created Baronet in 1945
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1945
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6393
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4800369
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. YOUNG, Arthur (1889-1950)

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Scotstoun

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1950*
    Date of exit: 14 August 1950
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Glasgow Partick

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1936-1939

    to H.J. Scrymgeour-Wedderburn, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland

  2. PPS 1939-1940

    to D.J. Colville, Secretary of State for Scotland

  3. PPS 1940-1941

    to Ernest Brown, Secretary of State for Scotland

  4. Opposition/other party Whip 1941

  5. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1942-1944

  6. Vice-Chamberlain of the Royal Household 1944-1945

Higher education

  1. Melbourne

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Fettes College, Edinburgh

  2. Glasgow Academy

Marriages

  1. Spencer, Dorothy

    Year: 1913

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Junior Imperial League

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Caledonian Club

  3. Royal Yacht Squadron