Ion Benn

Captain Sir Ion Hamilton Benn

Rush ID: 8019

Details

Born:
31 March 1863
Died:
12 August 1961
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
son of Revd JW Benn and d of Gen Christopher Hamilton. Bro of Sir Arthur Shirley Benn(2068)
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8019
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6063083
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BENN, Captain Sir Ion (1863-1961)

Constituencies

  1. Greenwich

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: 3 December 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Greenwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Marriages

  1. Bridges, unknown

Relationships

  1. Brother of Arthur Benn

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Greenwich Borough Council

    member

    1907-1910

    same entry

  2. London County Council

    member

    1907-1910

    Greenwich

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Constitutional Club

  3. Junior Carlton Club