Francis Watt

Mr Francis Clifford Watt

Rush ID: 7892

Details

Born:
20 July 1896
Died:
8 April 1971
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Reverend Charles James Watt, of Greenlaw, Berwickshire
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7892
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5482706
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WATT, Francis (1896-1971)

Constituencies

  1. Edinburgh Central

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1941*
    Date of election: 11 December 1941
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Edinburgh Central

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Berwickshire High School

Marriages

  1. M'Quaker, Theresa Dorothy

    Year: 1945

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Constitutional Club

  2. New Club, Edinburgh