John Mackay

Mr John Mackay

Rush ID: 9323

Details

Born:
15 November 1938
Died:
21 February 2001
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
School teacher
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Non-Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
9323
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6246107
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. MACKAY, John (1938-2001)

Peerages

  1. Baron Mackay of Ardbrecknish

    Life

    1991

Constituencies

  1. Argyll and Bute

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Argyll

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1979
    Date of election: 3 May 1979
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Argyll

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: Thu 10th Oct 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Western Isles

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: Thu 28th Feb 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Under-Secretary 1982-1987

    Scottish Office

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Dunoon Grammar School

  2. Campbeltown Grammar School

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), Sheena

    Notes: 2 sons, 1 daughter

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Local governments

  1. Oban

    member

    1969-1974