Thomas Dewar

Sir Thomas Robert Dewar

Rush ID: 7683

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1864
Died:
11 April 1930
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (brewing/distilling)
Election occupation:
Company director (brewing/distilling)
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7683
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q38367
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DEWAR, Sir Thomas (1864-1930)

Constituencies

  1. Tower Hamlets St George

    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: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Walthamstow

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1897*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Perth Academy

Relationships

  1. Brother of John Dewar

  2. Brother of Arthur Dewar

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1892-1895

    Marylebone West

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Junior Carlton Club

  3. Raleigh Club