Arthur Jenkins

Mr Arthur Jenkins

Rush ID: 8400

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1884
Died:
25 April 1946
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8400
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2717918
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. JENKINS, Arthur (1884-1946)

Constituencies

  1. Pontypool

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1946*
    Date of exit: 25 April 1946
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1941-1945

    to Clement Attlee, as Lord Privy Seal, Secretary for the Dominions, and Lord President of the Council.

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1945

    August-October 1945; Ministry of Education

  3. Parliamentary Secretary 1945

    March-May 1945; Ministry of Town and Country Planning

Higher education

  1. Ruskin College

    Did not graduate

Schools

  1. Varleg Council School

Marriages

  1. Harris, Hattie

Relationships

  1. Father of Roy Jenkins

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    NEC member

Local governments

  1. Monmouthshire County Council

    member

    1919-1946

    Chairman 1932-1933; Alderman.

Trade unions

  1. South Wales Miners Federation officer

    Vice-President

  2. National Union of Mineworkers member