Harry Cotton

Sir Harry Evan Auguste Cotton

Rush ID: 7497

Details

Born:
27 May 1868
Died:
7 March 1939
Birth place:
Bengal, India
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1925
Highest Office:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2
Education level:
Graduate

References

Rush ID:
7497
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5628181
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COTTON, Sir Harry (1868-1939)

Constituencies

  1. Finsbury East

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1918*
    Date of election: 16 July 1918
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dulwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Jesus College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Unknown (Other private)

    Notes: Sherbourne

Marriages

  1. Grimley, Norah

    Year: 1896

Relationships

  1. Son of Henry Cotton

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    Member