John Robertson

Mr John James Robertson

Rush ID: 8708

Details

Born:
23 May 1898
Died:
6 October 1955
Birth place:
Shetland Islands, UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Seaman
Election occupation:
Civil servant
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
Highest Office:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4
Education level:
Elementary

References

Rush ID:
8708
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6255208
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ROBERTSON, John (1898-1955)

Constituencies

  1. Berwickshire and East Lothian

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1951
    Date of exit: 25 October 1951
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: TGWU
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Berwickshire and Haddingtonshire

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: TGWU
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1947-1950

    Scottish Office

Schools

  1. Unknown (Elementary)

Marriages

  1. Leslie, Agnes

    Year: 1924

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Edinburgh City Council

    Member

    1937-1945

Trade unions

  1. Transport and General Workers Union member