George Lawson

Mr George McArthur Lawson

Rush ID: 8558

Details

Born:
11 July 1906
Died:
3 July 1978
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Further Education teacher
Election occupation:
FT Sec Edinburgh Trades Council
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8558
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5541585
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LAWSON, George (1906-1978)

Constituencies

  1. Motherwell and Wishaw

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974²
    Date of exit: 10 October 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Motherwell

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1954*
    Date of election: 14 April 1954
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1959-1964

  2. Deputy Chief Whip 1966-1967

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Trades Council officer

    1950-1954