Walter Elliot

Mr Walter Elliot Elliot

Rush ID: 8931

Details

Born:
19 September 1888
Died:
8 January 1958
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8931
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7964761
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ELLIOT, Walter (1888-1958)

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Kelvingrove

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1958*
    Date of exit: 8 January 1958
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Combined Scottish Universities

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1946*
    Date of election: 27 November 1946
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Glasgow Kelvingrove

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  4. Lanark

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Secretary 1923-1924;1924-1926

    Health-Scotland

  2. Under-Secretary 1926-1929

    Sec of State,Scotland

  3. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1931-1932

  4. Minister of Agriculture 1932-1936

  5. Secretary of State for Scotland 1936-1938

  6. Minister of Health 1938-1940

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Glasgow Academy

Marriages

  1. Hamilton, unknown

    Year: 1919

    Notes: died

  2. Tennant, unknown

    Year: 1934

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club