William Grant

Mr William Grant

Rush ID: 8948

Details

Born:
19 June 1909
Died:
19 November 1972
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Died in road accident
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8948
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q14948945
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GRANT, William (1909-1972)

Constituencies

  1. Glasgow Woodside

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1962*
    Date of exit: c. 1962*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit before 22 November 1962.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Edinburgh East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1954*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Edinburgh East

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Thu 25th Oct 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Solicitor-General 1955-1960

  2. Lord Advocate 1960-1962

Higher education

  1. Oriel College

    Graduated

  2. University of Edinburgh

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Fettes College, Edinburgh

Marriages

  1. Milne, unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Union Club