Ralph Assheton

Mr Ralph Assheton

Rush ID: 6416

Details

Born:
24 February 1901
Died:
18 September 1984
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director/stock exchange
Parentage:
Sir Ralph Assheton
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6416
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7287185
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ASSHETON, Ralph (1901-1984)

Peerages

  1. Baron Clitheroe

    1st Baron Clitheroe

    New hereditary

    1955

Constituencies

  1. Blackburn West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. City of London

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1945*
    Date of election: 31 October 1945
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Rushcliffe

    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: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1936

  2. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1943-1944

  3. Parliamentary Secretary 1939-1942

    Labour

  4. Parliamentary Secretary 1942-1943

    Supply

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Hotham, Sylvia

    Year: 1924

Relationships

  1. Grandson of Ralph Assheton

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. National Association of Church of England

Clubs

  1. Royal Automobile Club

  2. Marylebone Cricket Club