Thomas Richards

Mr Thomas Frederick Richards

Rush ID: 7522

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1863
Died:
4 October 1942
Birth place:
Wednesbury, UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Footwear worker
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
Highest Office:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2
Education level:
Elementary

References

Rush ID:
7522
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7789812
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RICHARDS, Thomas (1863-1942)

Constituencies

  1. Wolverhampton West

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1910¹
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Northamptonshire Eastern

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Ind. Lab.
    Notes:

Schools

  1. Unknown (Elementary)

Marriages

  1. Mee, Emma

    Year: 1882

Parties

  1. Labour Party Member

Political organisations

  1. LRC member

Local governments

  1. Leicester Borough Council

    Member

    1894-1903

  2. Leicester City Council

    Member

    1929-1939

Trade unions

  1. British Association of Colliery Management Technical, Energy and Administrative Management Member

  2. National Union of Boot and Shoe Operatives Officer

    President 1910-1929