James Watts

Mr James Watts

Rush ID: 9257

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1903
Died:
7 July 1961
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Election occupation:
Company director (textiles)
Parentage:
James Watts, of Abney Hall, Cheshire
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
9257
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6145225
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WATTS, James (1903-1961)

Constituencies

  1. Manchester Moss Side

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1961*
    Date of exit: 7 July 1961
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Manchester Gorton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Higher education

  1. New College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Shrewsbury School

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Manchester City Council

    member

    1933-1939

Clubs

  1. White's Club

  2. Pratt's Club

  3. Royal Automobile Club

  4. Union Club

  5. Carlton Club

  6. Clarendon Club, Manchester