Hugh Jenkins

Mr Hugh Gater Jenkins

Rush ID: 8618

Details

Born:
27 July 1908
Died:
26 January 2004
Birth place:
Enfield, Middlesex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Trade Union official
Election occupation:
Writer/broadcaster
Parentage:
Joseph Walter Jenkins, dairyman
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 28/01/2004.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8618
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5931275
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. JENKINS, Hugh (1908-2004)

Peerages

  1. Baron Jenkins of Putney

    Life

    1981

Constituencies

  1. Wandsworth Putney

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Mitcham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: Thu 26th May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Enfield West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Thu 23rd Feb 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary of State 1974-1976

    Department of Education and Science; Arts Minister

Schools

  1. Enfield Grammar School

Marriages

  1. Crosbie, Marie

    Year: 1936

  2. (Name unknown), Helena

    Year: 1991

    Notes: separated

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1933-2004

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

  2. Tribune member

  3. Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament member

  4. Victory for Socialism member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1961-1964

Trade unions

  1. Association of Scientific, Technical & Managerial Staffs