Sir James Reynolds, 1st Baronet

Sir James Philip Reynolds, 1st Baronet (17 February 1865 – 12 December 1932) was an English businessman and Conservative Party politician.

Reynolds was a senior partner in the firm of Reynolds & Gibson, cotton brokers, of Liverpool. He was elected at the 1929 general election as Member of Parliament for Liverpool Exchange, following the retirement of the Conservative MP Sir Leslie Scott. He was re-elected in 1931, and died in office in 1932, aged 67.

Reynolds was knighted in the 1920 New Year Honours [LondonGazette |issue=31712 |date=30 December 1919 |startpage=3 |supp=yes] and created a Baronet, of Woolton in the County of Lancaster, in 1923.



*cite book |last=Craig |first=F. W. S. |authorlink= F. W. S. Craig |title=British parliamentary election results 1918-1949 |origdate= |origyear=1969 |edition= 3rd edition |year=1983 |publisher= Parliamentary Research Services |location=Chichester |id= ISBN 0-900178-06-X
*Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). "Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage" (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.

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