Hugh Lawson

Mr Hugh McDowall Lawson

Rush ID: 8015

Details

Born:
13 February 1912
Died:
c. 31 December 1997
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil engineer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
John Lawson, pharmacist, of Leeds
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8015
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16013877
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LAWSON, Hugh (1912-1997)

Constituencies

  1. Skipton

    Party: CW
    Year of election: 1944*
    Date of election: 7 January 1944
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: CW
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Defeated contesting Harrow West at 1945 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. King's Lynn

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 1955-05-26 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  2. Rushcliffe

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 1950-02-23 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  3. Harrow West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: CW

Higher education

  1. University of Nottingham

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Mallinson, Dorothy Louisa

    Year: 1937

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

  2. Common Wealth Party member