Jerry Wiggin

Mr Alfred William Wiggin

Rush ID: 8387

Details

Born:
24 February 1937
Died:
12 March 2015
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Farmer
Election occupation:
Management consultant
Parentage:
Colonel Sir William Wiggin
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1993
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8387
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q13530072
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WIGGIN, Jerry (1937- )

Constituencies

  1. Weston-super-Mare

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1969*
    Date of election: 27 March 1969
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Montgomeryshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: Thu 31st Mar 1966
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Montgomeryshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Thu 15th Oct 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1970-1972

    to Lord Balniel, as Minister of State for Defence

  2. PPS 1972-1974

    to Lord Balniel, as Minister of State at Foreign and Commonwealth Office

  3. Parliamentary Secretary 1979-1981

    Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

  4. Under-Secretary of State 1981-1983

    Ministry of Defence

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Orr, Rosemary Janet

    Year: 1964

    Notes: 2 sons, 1 daughter

Relationships

  1. Father of Bill Wiggin

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Monday Club member

Clubs

  1. Beefsteak Club

  2. Cavalry Club

  3. Farmers' Club

  4. New Club, Edinburgh