Frederic Bennett

Mr Frederic Mackarness Bennett

Rush ID: 8531

Details

Born:
2 December 1918
Died:
14 September 2002
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Sir Ernest Bennett MP and Marguerite Kleinwort
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 20/09/2002.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1964
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8531
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5496992
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BENNETT, Frederic (1918-2002)

Constituencies

  1. Torbay

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Torquay

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1955*
    Date of election: 15 December 1955
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  3. Reading North

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 25 October 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Reading at 1955 General Election

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Reading

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Birmingham Ladywood

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. Stoke-on-Trent Burslem

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1953-1955

    to Sir Hugh Lucas-Tooth, as Under-Secretary at the Home Office

  2. PPS 1955-1961

    to Reginald Maudling, in various posts

Higher education

  1. Bonn University, Germany

    Did not graduate

Schools

  1. Westminster

Marriages

  1. Burnham, Marion Patricia

    Year: 1945

Relationships

  1. Son of Ernest Bennett

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club