Elwyn Jones

Sir Frederick Elwyn Jones

Rush ID: 8535

Details

Born:
24 October 1909
Died:
4 December 1989
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
True
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8535
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q332851
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. JONES, Sir Elwyn (1909-1989)

Peerages

  1. Baron Elwyn-Jones

    Life

    1974

Constituencies

  1. Newham South

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974*
    Date of exit: c. 1974*
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Exit March 1974 on appointment as Lord Chancellor
  2. West Ham South

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. West Ham Plaistow

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    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: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Attorney-General 1964-1970

Higher education

  1. Caius College

    Graduated

  2. University of Wales, Cardiff

    Graduated

    check if Cardiff

Schools

  1. Llanelli Grammar

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of General and Municipal Workers member