Charles Edwards

Sir Charles Edwards

Rush ID: 8418

Details

Born:
19 February 1867
Died:
15 June 1954
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Miner's agent
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8418
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5077316
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. EDWARDS, Sir Charles (1867-1954)

Constituencies

  1. Bedwellty

    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: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1929-1931

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1940-1942

    Treasury

  3. Chief Whip 1931-1942

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Davies, unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Monmouthshire County Council

    member

  2. Risca Urban District Council

    member

Trade unions

  1. Miners Federation of Great Britain member

  2. National Union of Mineworkers member

  3. Miners Federation of Great Britain sponsored by