Percy Harris

Sir Percy Alfred Harris

Rush ID: 8166

Details

Born:
6 March 1876
Died:
28 June 1952
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8166
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7528447
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HARRIS, Sir Percy (1876-1952)

Constituencies

  1. Bethnal Green South West

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Harborough

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1916*
    Date of election: 23 March 1916
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Bethnal Green

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Thu 23rd Feb 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  2. Harborough

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Sat 14th Dec 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  3. Harrow

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  4. Ashford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: Fri 12th Jan 1906
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Chief Whip 1935-1945

    Chief Liberal Whip

Higher education

  1. Trinity Hall

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Harrow

Marriages

  1. Bloxham, unknown

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1907-1934

    Bethnal Green SW

Clubs

  1. Eighty Club

  2. Reform Club

  3. National Liberal Club