Sir David Reid, 1st Baronet
|Sir David Douglas Reid
Bart., B.L., J.P.
|Born||24 August 1872|
|Died||23 March 1939
|Alma mater||New College, Oxford (B.A. 1896)|
Only son of Joseph Reid, of 22 Elmwood Avenue, Belfast, he attended Queens College, Belfast and New College, Oxford, graduating with 1st Class Honours in History. He then became a barrister at the Inner Temple and was called to the Bar in 1898. He contested East Tyrone in 1910 before becoming a Unionist Member of Parliament (MP) for East Down from 1918 to 1922, when the constituency was abolished. He was Chairman of the Ulster Unionist Party at Westminster.
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- "The Reid Baronetcy". 14 January 2013. Retrieved 2014-09-29.
- "Re. Sir David Douglas Reid, Bart.". The London Gazette. 1939-06-23. Retrieved 2014-09-30.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Sir David Reid
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
|Member of Parliament for East Down
|New constituency||Member of Parliament for Down
With: John Morrow Simms 1922–31
Viscount Castlereagh 1931–39
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