Thomas Shaw

Mr Thomas Shaw

Rush ID: 6494

Details

Born:
9 April 1872
Died:
26 September 1938
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Textile worker
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Ellis Shaw
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
6494
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3891211
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHAW, Thomas (1872-1938)

Constituencies

  1. Preston

    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: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Secretary of State for War 1929-1931

  2. Minister of Labour 1924

    January-November 1924

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. International Textile Workers' Federation officer

    Secretary 1911-1929, 1931-1938.

  2. Socialist International officer

    Secretary 1922-1924.

Trade unions

  1. United Textile Factory Workers' Association member

Clubs

  1. Savage Club