Ernest Brown

Mr Alfred Ernest Brown

Rush ID: 7731

Details

Born:
27 August 1881
Died:
16 February 1962
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Other
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Lecturer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
eld son of William and Anna Brown
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7731
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5392836
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BROWN, Ernest (1881-1962)

Constituencies

  1. Leith

    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Year of election: 1927*
    Date of election: 23 March 1927
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Rugby

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Mitcham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Salisbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Salisbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1931-1932

    Ministry of Health

  2. Secretary of State for Mines 1932-1935

  3. Minister of Labour 1935-1940

  4. Minister of National Service 1939-1940

  5. Secretary of State for Scotland 1940-1941

  6. Minister of Health 1941-1943

  7. Minister of Aircraft Production 1945

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: Torquay-possibly Torquay Grammar?

Marriages

  1. Narracoft, unknown

Parties

  1. Liberal Party

Political organisations

  1. Scottish Liberal member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club