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Burditt, George Fredericklocked

CBE 1920

Born Derby, 8 July 1862; s of Frank Austin Burditt and Mary Shepherd; m 1889, Lucy Isabelle Cheetham, Manchester; one s two d; died 17 Aug. 1933



Manchester, privately


Export merchant of cotton piece goods, Manchester; 3 years member of Manchester City Council; 25 years a member of the Manchester Education Committee; 12 years Chairman of Manchester Warehousemen and Clerks’ Orphan Schools—25 years a member of this body; Chairman of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce Education Committee, and Chairman of the Scholarship Committee; during the War acted as Chairman of Advisory Committee, Manchester; Chairman of British Red Cross (Heaton Chapel Branch); contested (L) Withington Division of Manchester, 1918; 14 years treasurer of the Manchester Liberal Federation


gardening and motoring


National Liberal; Reform, Manchester


Benita, Heaton Mersey, near Manchester. TA: Burditt, Manchester

Central 1466. M: VR 6152