List of Ulster Unionist Party MPs

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This is a list of Ulster Unionist Party MPs. It includes all Members of Parliament elected to the British House of Commons representing the Ulster Unionist Party or its forerunner, the Irish Unionist Party, since 1918. Members of the European Parliament, the Northern Ireland House of Commons or the Northern Ireland Assembly are not listed.

MPs elected since 1918[edit]

Member Constituency Years Served
W. E. D. Allen Belfast West 1929 – 1931 1
William Allen Armagh 19221948
C. W. Armstrong Armagh 19541959
Henry Bruce Armstrong Mid Armagh 19211922
Hugh T. Barrie North Londonderry 19191922
Charles Beattie Mid Ulster 19551956
Roy Beggs East Antrim 19832005
Robert Bradford Belfast South 1977 – 1981 2
Alexander Browne Belfast West 19311943
David Burnside South Antrim 20012005
David Campbell Belfast South 19521963
John Carson Belfast North February 19741979
Robin Vane-Tempest-Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh Down 19311945
Robert Chichester South Londonderry 19211922
Robin Chichester-Clark Londonderry 19551974
Henry Maitland Clark North Antrim 19591970
Thomas Loftus Cole Belfast East 19451950
William Craig Belfast East 1977 – 1979 2
Knox Cunningham South Antrim 19551970
George Currie North Down 19551970
Herbert Dixon Belfast East 19221940
Jeffrey Donaldson Lagan Valley 1997 – 2003 3
Tom Elliott Fermanagh and South Tyrone 2015 – present
Charles Falls Fermanagh and Tyrone 19241929
Patricia Ford North Down 19531955
George Forrest Mid Ulster 19561969 4
Clifford Forsythe South Antrim 19832000
Conolly Gage Belfast South 19451952
Robert Grosvenor Fermanagh and South Tyrone 19551964
James Hamilton Fermanagh and South Tyrone 19641970
Richard Harden Armagh 19481954
H. P. Harland Belfast East 19401945
Hugh Hayes West Down 19221922
Sylvia Hermon North Down 20012010 9
H. Montgomery Hyde Belfast North 19501959
William Morgan Jellett Dublin University 19191922
James Kilfedder Belfast West
North Down
19641970
1970 – 1977 5
Danny Kinahan South Antrim 2015 – present
James Little Down 1939 – 45 6
R. J. Lynn Belfast West 1922 – 29
Thomas Edward McConnell Belfast Duncairn; Belfast North 1921 – 22; 1922 – 29
Harold McCusker Armagh; Upper Bann 1974 – 83; 1983 – 90
Alan McKibbin Belfast East 1950 – 59
Patricia McLaughlin Belfast West 1955 – 64
James Godfrey MacManaway Belfast West 1950
Stanley McMaster Belfast East 1959 – 74
Malcolm Macnaghten Londonderry North; Londonderry 1922; 1922 – 29
John Maginnis Armagh 1959 – 74
Ken Maginnis Fermanagh and South Tyrone 1983 – 2001
Stratton Mills Belfast North 1959 – 72 7
Thomas Moles Belfast South 1922 – 29
James Molyneaux South Antrim; Lagan Valley 1970 – 83; 1983 – 97
Charles Heron Mullan Down 1946 – 50
William Frederick Neill Belfast North 1945 – 50
Jim Nicholson Newry and Armagh 1983 – 86
Hugh O'Neill Mid Antrim; Antrim; North Antrim 1915 – 22; 1922 – 50; 1950 – 53
Phelim Robert Hugh O'Neill North Antrim 1953 – 59
Lawrence Orr South Down 1950 – 74
Sir William Hacket Pain South Londonderry 1922
Rafton Pounder Belfast South 1953 – 74
Enoch Powell South Down 1974 – 87 8
James Alexander Pringle Fermanagh and Tyrone 1922 – 29
David Douglas Reid Down 1922 – 39
Ronald Ross Londonderry 1929 – 51
William Ross Londonderry; East Londonderry 1974 – 83; 1983 – 2001
Douglas Lloyd Savory Queen's University, Belfast; South Antrim 1940 – 50; 1950 – 55
Robert Sharman-Crawford Mid Down 1921 – 22
John Morrow Simms North Down; Down 1922; 1922 – 31
Thomas Sinclair Queen's University, Belfast 1918 – 40
Walter Smiles Down; North Down 1945 – 50; 1950 – 53
Martin Smyth Belfast South 1982 – 2005
Thomas Somerset Belfast North 1929 – 45
William Stewart Belfast South 19291945
John Taylor Strangford 19832001
Thomas Leslie Teevan Belfast West 19501951
William Thompson West Tyrone 19972001
David Trimble Upper Bann 19902005
Cecil Walker Belfast North 19832001
Thomas Browne Wallace West Down 19211922
William Wellwood Londonderry 19511955
Harry West Fermanagh and South Tyrone February 1974October 1974
Henry Wilson North Down 19221922
1 Defected to the New Party.
2 Elected in 1974 for the Vanguard Unionist Progressive Party.
3 Defected to the Democratic Unionist Party.
4 Elected in 1956 as an Independent Unionist.
5 Left the party to become an Independent Unionist before forming the Ulster Popular Unionist Party.
6 Resigned from the party at the 1945 general election in protest at being subject to a reselection due to the retirement of Viscount Castlereagh, the other Ulster Unionist MP for the two member Down constituency and held his seat as an Independent Ulster Unionist.
7 Refused to follow the other Ulster Unionists in resigning the Conservative whip; later joined the Alliance Party of Northern Ireland
8 Previously Conservative MP for Wolverhampton South West 1950–1974
9 Left the party on 25 March 2010 to become an Independent Unionist.

MPs elected in 1918[edit]