James Griffiths

Mr James Griffiths

Rush ID: 9256

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1890
Died:
7 August 1975
Birth place:
UK
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Ethnic minority:
No
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Political party agent
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
Highest Office:
Cabinet Minister
Who's Who volume:
4
Education level:
Elementary

References

Rush ID:
9256
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333834
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set
They work for you ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GRIFFITHS, James (1890-1975)

Constituencies

  1. Llanelli

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Llanelly

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election: 26 March 1936
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First Entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister 1945-1950

    Nat Ins

  2. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1950-1951

  3. Secretary of State for Wales 1964-1966

Schools

  1. Unknown (Miscellaneous)

Marriages

  1. Rutley, Winnie

    Year: 1918

Parties

  1. Labour Party Member

Political organisations

  1. National Executive Committee Member

  2. Trades Council Member

    Ammanford-Sec

Trade unions

  1. South Wales Miners Federation Member

  2. National Union of Mineworkers Member

  3. National Union of Mineworkers Sponsored by

  4. South Wales Miners Federation Leader

    Pres