Robert Richardson

Mr Robert Richardson

Rush ID: 8202

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1862
Died:
28 December 1943
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Anglican
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Checkweighman
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Possibly the brother of Thomas Richardson (06483)?
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
8202
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7349273
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RICHARDSON, Robert (1862-1943)

Constituencies

  1. Houghton-le-Spring

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Ryhope National School

Marriages

  1. Fletcher, Elizabeth

    Year: 1886

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. ILP member

Local governments

  1. Durham County Council

    member

    1901-1925

    Alderman 1917-1925

  2. Sunderland Rural District Council

    member

    1904-1922

    Chairman 1910-1913

Trade unions

  1. Durham Miners Association officer

    Executive Committee 1897-1919

  2. Miners Federation of Great Britain member