Mervyn Pike

Miss Irene Mervyn Parnicott Pike

Rush ID: 9255

Details

Born:
16 September 1918
Died:
11 January 2004
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Female
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Ivan Samuel Pike, company director
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 16/01/2004.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
9255
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6820932
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. PIKE, Mervyn (1918-2004)

Peerages

  1. Baroness Pike of Melton

    Life

    1974

Constituencies

  1. Melton

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1956*
    Date of election: 19 December 1956
    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: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Leek

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

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

Ministerial offices

  1. Assistant Postmaster-General 1959-1963

  2. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1963-1964

    Home Office

  3. PPS 1957-1959

    to Patricia Hornsby-Smith, as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Home Affairs

Higher education

  1. University of Reading

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Hunmanby Hall School, Yorkshire

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Yorkshire (West Riding) County Council

    member

    1955-1957