Arthur Lee

Colonel Arthur Hamilton Lee

Rush ID: 7599

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1868
Died:
21 July 1947
Birth place:
Bridport, Dorset, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Reverend Melville L. Lee, of Bridport, Dorset
Notes:
Held further ministerial offices after elevation to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1916
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7599
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4799475
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEE, Colonel Arthur (1868-1947)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Lee of Fareham

    New hereditary

    1918

  2. 1st Viscount Lee of Fareham

    New hereditary

    1922

Constituencies

  1. Fareham

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918*
    Date of exit: 9 July 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Civil Lord of Admiralty 1903-1905

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1915-1916

    Department of Munitions

Higher education

  1. RMA Woolwich

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Cheltenham

Marriages

  1. Moore, Ruth

    Year: 1899

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Hampshire County Council

    member

    Alderman 1906-1910

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. United Service Club

  3. Hurlingham Club

  4. Beefsteak Club

  5. Kinsmen Club