John Wason

Mr John Cathcart Wason

Rush ID: 8066

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1848
Died:
19 April 1921
Birth place:
Corwar, Ayrshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Farmer
Parentage:
Rigby Wason MP and Euphemia McTier
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8066
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5052172
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WASON, John (1848-1921)

Constituencies

  1. Orkney and Shetland

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1921*
    Date of exit: 19 April 1921
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Orkney and Shetland

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 12 January 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Orkney and Shetland

    Party: Ind. Lib.
    Year of election: 1902*
    Date of election: 19 November 1902
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Party: Ind. Lib.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Sat as Liberal for latter part of this service.
  4. Orkney and Shetland

    Party: LU
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1902*
    Date of exit: 7 October 1902
    Party: LU
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Resigned to force by-election on leaving LU party.

Other parliaments

  1. New Zealand Legislative Chamber

    member

    member of House of Representatives

Schools

  1. Laleham School

  2. Rugby

Marriages

  1. Bell, Alice Seymour

    Year: 1874

Relationships

  1. Brother of Eugene Wason

  2. Son of Rigby Wason

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member

    -1902

  2. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club