Joan Vickers

Miss Joan Hilda Vickers

Rush ID: 8666

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1907
Died:
23 May 1994
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Female
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Red Cross worker
Election occupation:
Colonial administrator
Parentage:
Horace Cecil Vickers
Notes:
Awarded Damehood in 1964.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1964
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8666
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6205517
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. VICKERS, Joan (1907-1994)

Peerages

  1. Baroness Vickers

    Life

    1974

Constituencies

  1. Plymouth Devonport

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Plymouth Devonport

    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1964
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Sat as Conservative for latter part of 1959 Parliament.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Plymouth Devonport

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Poplar South Poplar

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Schools

  1. St Monica's College, Burgh Heath, Surrey

  2. (School name unknown)

    Notes: in Paris

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

  2. National Liberal and Conservative member

Political organisations

  1. PEST member

Local governments

  1. London County Council

    member

    1937-1946