Charles Williams

Mr Charles Williams

Rush ID: 8421

Details

Born:
21 April 1886
Died:
28 October 1955
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Naval officer
Election occupation:
Farmer
Parentage:
John Charles Williams MP
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8421
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5083597
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLIAMS, Charles (1886-1955)

Constituencies

  1. Torquay

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1955*
    Date of exit: 28 October 1955
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Tavistock

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Defeated standing as a Conservative at 1922 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Torquay

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Thu 6th Dec 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Truro

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: Sat 3rd Dec 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
    Notes:
  3. Northwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: Sat 15th Jan 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: LU
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1921-1922

    to Sir Arthur Griffith-Boscawen, as Minister of Agriculture

  2. Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means 1943-1945

  3. Deputy Speaker 1945

Higher education

  1. Trinity College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Bolitho, Mary Frances

    Year: 1915

Relationships

  1. Son of John Williams

  2. Related by marriage to Thomas Bolitho

  3. Brother of Alfred Williams

  4. Grandson of Frederick Williams

Parties

  1. Liberal Unionist member

  2. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Royal Horticultural Association member