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Arran, 9th Earl of, (Arthur Desmond Colquhoun Gore) (born 14 July 1938)  


Baker of Dorking, Baron, (Kenneth Wilfred Baker) (born 3 Nov. 1934)  

CH 1992; PC 1984

Chairman, Graphite Resources plc, 2007–12


Bryce, Viscountess, (Elizabeth Marion) (died 27 Dec. 1939)  

Born d of Thomas Ashton of Hyde and Manchester; m 1889, Rt Hon. James, 1st Viscount Bryce, of Dechmont; no c; died 27 Dec. 1939...


Chalfont, Baron, (Alun Arthur Gwynne Jones) (5 Dec. 1919–10 Jan. 2020)  

OBE 1961; MC 1957

PC 1964; Chairman: Marlborough Stirling Group, 1994–99; Southern Mining Corp., 1997–99


Chamberlain, Sir Henry Hamilton Erroll, (22 Nov. 1857–28 June 1936), 4th Bt cr 1828  

Born 22 Nov. 1857; m 1887, Gwendolen (d 1928), d of J. Inglis Jones, Royal Horse Guards, Derry Ormond, Cardiganshire, and Lady Elizabeth Inglis Jones; one ...


Craufurd, Mrs Eleanor Louisa Houison, (died 15 Dec. 1950), Principal, Downham School, Hatfield Heath, Bishop’s Stortford  

Born d of J. F. Dalrymple Hay and Ellen Douglas (d of R. H. Johnston Stewart of Physgill), of Dunlop House, Dunlop; m 1903...


Creighton, Mrs (Louise), (7 July 1850–15 April 1936)  

Born Sydenham, 7 July 1850; 10th c of Robert von Glehn; m 1872, Rt Hon. Mandell Creighton, Bishop of London (d 1901); three s four d; died 15 April 1936...


Ffrangcon-Davies, Dame Gwen, (25 Jan. 1891–27 Jan. 1992), actress  

DBE 1991

Born 25 Jan. 1891; d of David Ffrangcon-Davies, the famous singer, and Annie Frances Rayner; died 27 Jan. 1992


South Hampstead High Sch.; abroad

First London success The Immortal Hour, ...


Herbert, Adm. Sir Peter (Geoffrey Marshall), (28 Feb. 1929–3 May 2019)  

KCB 1983; OBE 1969


Holland, Fanny, (Mrs Wm Arthur Law), (14 Sept. 1847–18 June 1931), vocalist and actress  

Born London, 14 Sept. 1847; 3rd d of late John and Merial Ann Holland; m 1877, William Arthur Law (d 1913); one s; died 18 June 1931

vocalist and actress...


Kettle, Marguerite Henrietta, (1887–4 May 1939), Assistant Editor The Lancet since 1937  

MRCS Eng., LRCP Lond.

Born 1887; d of late Leopold Pam, London and Philippine Furth; m 1918, Prof. Edgar Hartley Kettle, MD, FRCP, FRS (...


Mangold, Thomas Cornelius, (born 20 Aug. 1934), freelance television and radio correspondent and travel writer, since 2003; author  

freelance television and radio correspondent and travel writer, since 2003; author


Montgomery, Kathleen, (died 22 Dec. 1960), wrote (with her sister, Letitia who d 1930), as K. L. Montgomery  

Born d of late Robert Hobart Montgomery, of The Knocks, Co. Kildare; on maternal side connected with Oliver Goldsmith; died 22 Dec. 1960

wrote (with her sister, Letitia who ...


Oaksey, 2nd Baron, (John Geoffrey Tristram Lawrence) (21 March 1929–5 Sept. 2012)  

OBE 1985

Born 21 March 1929; o s of 1st Baron Oaksey and 3rd Baron Trevethin and Marjorie (d 1984), d of late Commander Charles N. Robinson, RN; ...


Robson, Air Vice-Marshal Robert Michael, (22 April 1935–29 Dec. 2023), freelance journalist; sheep farmer, 1987–96  

OBE 1971

freelance journalist; sheep farmer, 1987–96