Herbert Dixon

Mr Herbert Dixon

Rush ID: 7996

Details

Born:
23 January 1880
Died:
20 July 1950
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Sir Daniel Dixon, 1st Bart
Notes:
Succeeded his brother as Baronet, shortly before his own death in 1950.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1950
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
7996
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5733912
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DIXON, Herbert (1880-1950)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Glentoran

    New hereditary

    1939

Constituencies

  1. Belfast East

    Party: Unionist
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1939*
    Date of exit: 8 July 1939
    Party: Unionist
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Belfast Pottinger

    Party: Unionist
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Unionist
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Other parliaments

  1. Northern Ireland Parliament

    member

    1921-1950

    member for Belfast East 1921-1929, Belfast Bloomfield 1929-1950. Parliamentary Secretary in Ministry of Finance 1921-1942; Minister of Agriculture 1941-1943.

Higher education

  1. Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Rugby

Marriages

  1. Bingham, Hon. Ina

    Year: 1905

Relationships

  1. Son of Daniel Dixon

Parties

  1. Unionist member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Constitutional Club

  3. Cavalry Club