John Peel

Mr William John Peel

Rush ID: 8961

Details

Born:
16 June 1912
Died:
8 May 2004
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Colonial administrator
Election occupation:
Private secretary
Parentage:
Sir William Peel, Governor of Hong Kong
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 14/05/2004.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1973
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8961
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333998
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. PEEL, John (1912-2004)

Constituencies

  1. Leicester South East

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1957*
    Date of election: 28 November 1957
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974ยน
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Meriden

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1958-1959

    to Frederick Erroll, as Economic Secretary to the Treasury

  2. PPS 1959-1960

    to Frederick Erroll, as Minister of State at Board of Trade

  3. Assistant Whip 1960-1961

  4. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1961-1964

Other parliaments

  1. European Parliament

    member

    1973-1974

Higher education

  1. Queens' College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Wellington College

Marriages

  1. Redhead, Rosemary

    Year: 1936

    Notes: 3 daughters, 1 son

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. Leicestershire Club