Derick Heathcoat-Amory

Mr Derick Heathcoat-Amory

Rush ID: 9227

Details

Born:
26 December 1899
Died:
20 January 1981
Birth place:
Tiverton, Devon, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Sir Ian Heathcote-Amory, 2nd Bart
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
9227
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q334287
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HEATHCOAT-AMORY, Derick (1899-1981)

Peerages

  1. 1st Viscount Amory

    New hereditary

    1960

Constituencies

  1. Tiverton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1960*
    Date of exit: c. 1960*
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit July 1960

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of Pensions 1951-1953

  2. Minister of State 1953-1954

    Board of Trade

  3. Minister of Agriculture 1954-1958

  4. Chancellor of the Exchequer 1958-1960

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Relationships

  1. Uncle of David Heathcoat-Amory

  2. Indirect relative of John Heathcoat-Amory

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Devon County Council

    member

    1932-1952

Clubs

  1. Brooks's Club

  2. Carlton Club