Robert Richards

Mr Robert Richards

Rush ID: 8843

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1884
Died:
22 December 1954
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
John Richards, miner
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8843
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7349268
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RICHARDS, Robert (1884-1954)

Constituencies

  1. Wrexham

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1954*
    Date of exit: 22 December 1954
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Wrexham

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Wrexham

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary for India 1924

    January-November 1924

Higher education

  1. University of Wales, Aberystwyth

    Graduated

  2. St John's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Owen, Mary Myfanwy

    Year: 1918

Parties

  1. Labour Party member