Herbert Williams

Mr Herbert Geraint Williams

Rush ID: 8606

Details

Born:
2 December 1884
Died:
25 July 1954
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil engineer
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Thomas Williams, school teacher, of Hooton, Cheshire
Notes:
Knighted 1939; created Baronet 1953.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1939
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8606
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7527259
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLIAMS, Herbert (1884-1954)

Constituencies

  1. Croydon East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: 25 July 1954
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Croydon South

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1932*
    Date of election: 9 February 1932
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Reading

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Combined English Universities

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 1931-10-27 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Wednesbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 1923-12-06 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Wednesbury

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 1922-11-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  4. Combined English Universities

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 1918-12-14 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1928-1929

    Board of Trade

Higher education

  1. University of Liverpool

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Hooton Grammar School, Cheshire

Marriages

  1. Jones, Dorothy Frances

    Year: 1916

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Wimbledon Borough Council

    member

  2. London County Council

    member

    1940-1944

    Alderman

Clubs

  1. Constitutional Club

  2. 1900