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William Wright (Labour politician)

For other people named William Wright, see William Wright (disambiguation).

William Wright (1862 – 9 April 1931) was a Scottish Labour Party politician. He was elected at the 1922 general election as Member of Parliament (MP) for the Rutherglen constituency in Lanarkshire, and held the seat until his death in 1931, aged 68. The resulting by-election was won by the Labour candidate David Hardie.


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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Adam Keir Rodger
Member of Parliament for Rutherglen
Succeeded by
David Hardie

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