James Murray

Mr James Dixon Murray

Rush ID: 8647

Details

Born:
17 September 1887
Died:
24 January 1965
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Checkweighman
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8647
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q16003888
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MURRAY, James (1887-1965)

Constituencies

  1. Durham North West

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Spennymoor

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1942*
    Date of election: 21 July 1942
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    Spennymoor -Pres 1925-1942

Local governments

  1. Durham City Council

    member

    1925-

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Mineworkers sponsored by

  2. Miners Federation of Great Britain member