Albert Stanley

Sir Albert Henry Stanley

Rush ID: 9447

Details

Born:
8 November 1874
Died:
4 November 1948
Birth place:
Derby, Derbyshire, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director (railways)
Election occupation:
Company director (railways)
Parentage:
Henry Stanley, of Detroit, U.S.A.
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1914
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
9447
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333287
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. STANLEY, Sir Albert (1874-1948)

Peerages

  1. 1st Baron Ashfield of Southwell

    New hereditary

    1920

Constituencies

  1. Ashton-under-Lyne

    Party: Co. Con.
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1920*
    Date of exit: 9 January 1920
    Party: Co. Con.
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Ashton-under-Lyne

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1916*
    Date of election: 23 December 1916
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. President of the Board of Trade 1916-1919

    appointed before election to House of Commons

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Marriages

  1. Woodruff, Grace Lowry

    Year: 1904

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. Garrick Club

  3. Royal Automobile Club