Goronwy Roberts

Mr Goronwy Owen Roberts

Rush ID: 8572

Details

Born:
20 September 1913
Died:
22 July 1981
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Local government employee
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
Edward Roberts, of Bethesda
Notes:
Held further ministerial offices after elevation to Peerage.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8572
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5586826
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ROBERTS, Goronwy (1913-1981)

Peerages

  1. Baron Goronwy-Roberts

    Life

    1974

Constituencies

  1. Caernarvon

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974ยน
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Caernarvonshire

    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: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of State 1964-1966

    Welsh Office

  2. Minister of State 1966-1967

    Department of Education and Science

  3. Minister of State 1967-1969

    Foreign Office

  4. Minister of State 1969-1970

    Board of Trade

Higher education

  1. University of Wales (location unknown)

    Graduated

  2. (College unknown)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Ogwen Grammar School

Marriages

  1. Evans, Marian

    Year: 1942

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

Trade unions

  1. Transport and General Workers Union member