Alexander Scott

Mr Alexander MacCallum Scott

Rush ID: 7723

Details

Born:
16 June 1874
Died:
25 August 1928
Birth place:
Blantyre, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
John Scott, of Polmont, and Rebecca MacCallum
Notes:
Killed in air accident, in Canada.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7723
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15439646
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SCOTT, Alexander (1874-1928)

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Bridgeton

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated standing as Nat. Lib.
  2. Glasgow Bridgeton

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: 3 December 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Glasgow Partick

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1917-1919

    to Winston Churchill, at Ministry of Munitions and as Secretary for War

  2. Whip 1922

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Falkirk High

Marriages

  1. Hutchison, Jessie

    Year: 1910

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    -1924

  2. Labour Party member

    1924-

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Eighty Club

  3. Glasgow Liberal Club