Jack Lawson

Mr John James Lawson

Rush ID: 8707

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1881
Died:
3 August 1965
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Miner/author
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8707
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6113617
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LAWSON, Jack (1881-1965)

Constituencies

  1. Chester-le-Street

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1919*
    Date of election: 13 November 1919
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1949*
    Date of exit: 19 December 1949
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Vice-Chairman of National Parks Commission

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1929-1931

  2. Financial Secretary 1924

  3. Secretary of State for War 1945-1946

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Scott, Isabella

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Durham City Council

    member

    1913-

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Mineworkers member

  2. Durham Miners Association member

  3. National Union of Mineworkers sponsored by

  4. Miners Federation of Great Britain sponsored by