William Whiteley

Mr William Whiteley

Rush ID: 8947

Details

Born:
3 October 1881
Died:
3 November 1955
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Colliery manager
Parentage:
Samuel Whiteley and his wife Ellen
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8947
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q8020297
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WHITELEY, William (1881-1955)

Constituencies

  1. Blaydon

    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: 1955*
    Date of exit: 3 November 1955
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Blaydon

    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: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Blaydon

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Sat 14th Dec 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Opposition/other party Whip 1927

  2. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1929-1931

  3. Comptroller of the Royal Household 1940-1942

  4. Parliamentary Secretary 1942-1951

    Treasury

  5. Chief Whip 1942-1955

Schools

  1. Brandon Colliery School, County Durham

Marriages

  1. Jackson, Elizabeth Swordy

    Year: 1901

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. National Council of Labour member

  2. Fabian Society member

  3. Workers Educational Association member

Trade unions

  1. Durham Miners Association officer

    President