The Full Wiki

More info on Albert Edmondson, 1st Baron Sandford

Albert Edmondson, 1st Baron Sandford: Wikis

Advertisements
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Albert James Edmondson, 1st Baron Sandford (29 June 1887 – 16 May 1959) was a British Conservative Party politician.

At the 1922 general election, he was elected to the House of Commons as Member of Parliament for Banbury, and held the seat until he stepped down at the 1945 general election. He was then elevated to the peerage as Baron Sandford.

From 1939 to 1942, he served as a government whip, with the title of Vice-Chamberlain of the Household. He died in Westminster aged 71.

References

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Sir Rhys Rhys-Williams
Member of Parliament for Banbury
19221945
Succeeded by
Douglas Dodds-Parker
Political offices
Preceded by
Robert Grimston
Vice-Chamberlain of the Household
1939–1942
Succeeded by
William Whytehead Boulton
Treasurer of the Household
1942–1945
Succeeded by
George Mathers
Peerage of the United Kingdom
New creation Baron Sandford
1945–1959
Succeeded by
John Cyril Edmondson

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message