Francis Bowles

Mr Francis George Bowles

Rush ID: 8523

Details

Born:
2 May 1902
Died:
29 December 1970
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Solicitor
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
son of Horace Edgar Bowles, analytical chemist Grandfather-Chair of Pearl Assurance.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8523
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5485424
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BOWLES, Francis (1902-1970)

Peerages

  1. Baron Bowles

    Life

    1964

Constituencies

  1. Nuneaton

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1942*
    Date of election: 9 March 1942
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1964*
    Date of exit: c. 1964*
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit December 1964.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Preston

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Hackney North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  3. Hackney North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  4. Hackney North

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means

Higher education

  1. (College unknown)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Highgate School

Marriages

  1. Musgrove, unknown

    Year: post 1945

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

  2. Co-operative movement member

    London