James Scott

Mr James Scott

Rush ID: 8025

Details

Born:
8 March 1876
Died:
30 October 1939
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Solicitor
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
James Scott, railway superintendent, of Forres
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8025
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6142854
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SCOTT, James (1876-1939)

Constituencies

  1. Kincardine and Western

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Kincardine and Western

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Renfrewshire Western

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Moray and Nairnshire

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

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1931

    to Sir Archibald Sinclair, as Secretary of State for Scotland

Higher education

  1. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Forres Academy, Forres

Marriages

  1. Geddes, Georgina

    Year: 1910

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Scottish Liberal Club