Robert Young

Mr Robert Young

Rush ID: 6417

Details

Born:
26 January 1872
Died:
13 July 1957
Birth place:
Glasgow, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Engineering worker
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1931
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6417
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7351326
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. YOUNG, Robert (1872-1957)

Constituencies

  1. Newton

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: AEU
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Newton

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: ASE
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Deputy Speaker 1924

  2. Deputy Speaker 1929-1931

Higher education

  1. Ruskin College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Monsbank School

Marriages

  1. Choldcroft, Bessie Laurina

    Year: 1910

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Workers' Temperance League officer

    1944-

    Chairman

Trade unions

  1. Amalgamated Engineering Union member

    1922-1950

  2. Amalgamated Society of Engineers member

    1906-1922

  3. Amalgamated Society of Engineers officer

    1913-1919

    General Secretary