Thomas Williams

Mr William Thomas Williams

Rush ID: 8974

Details

Born:
1 September 1915
Died:
28 February 1986
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Baptist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
David John Williams, of Aberdare
Notes:
Born September 1915
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1976
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8974
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7795182
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WILLIAMS, Thomas (1915- ? )

Constituencies

  1. Warrington

    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Year of election: 1961*
    Date of election: 20 April 1961
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1981*
    Date of exit: 1 June 1981
    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Circuit Judge.
  2. Barons Court

    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Hammersmith South

    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Year of election: 1949*
    Date of election: 24 February 1949
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1955
    Date of exit: 26 May 1955
    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1950-1951

    to H.A. Marquand, as Minister of Pensions and Minister of Health

  2. PPS 1964-1967

    to Sir Elwyn Jones, as Attorney General, and Sir Dingle Foot, as Solicitor General

Higher education

  1. University of Wales, Cardiff

    Graduated

  2. St Catherine's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Aberdare Grammar School

Marriages

  1. Harries, Gwyneth

    Year: 1942

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

  2. Co-operative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

  2. Fabian Society member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Teachers member