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Bonelli, Pierre Sauveur Ernest, (28 May 1939–1 April 2004), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bull Group, since 2001  

Born 28 May 1939; s of Pierre Bonelli and Victoria Bonelli (née Seren); m 1962, Harriet Becker; three s.; died 1 April 2004

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bull Group, since ...

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Bradbeer, Sir (John) Derek (Richardson), (29 Oct. 1931–30 April 2016), DL; Partner, Wilkinson Maughan (formerly Wilkinson Marshall Clayton & Gibson), 1961–97; President of the Law Society, 1987–88  

Kt 1988; OBE 1973; TD 1965

Born 29 Oct. 1931; s of late William Bertram Bradbeer and Winifred (née Richardson); m 1962, Margaret Elizabeth Chantler (DL Northumberland); one s...

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Butler, Hon. Sir Richard (Clive), (12 Jan. 1929–28 Jan. 2012), Chairman, County Natwest Investment Management, 1989–96; Life Member, Council, National Farmers’ Union, since 1962 (President, 1979–86); farmer since 1953  

Kt 1981; DL

Born 12 Jan. 1929; e s of late Baron Butler of Saffron Walden, KG, CH, PC and Sydney, oc of late Samuel Courtauld; m 1952, Susan Anne Maud Walker; twin ...

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Campbell, Lady Archibald, (Janey Sevilla), (died 1923)  

Born d of late James Callander of Ardkinglas and Craigforth, and of late Hon. Mrs Callander (whose portrait hangs in the King of Bavaria’s Gallery of Beauty at Munich); ward of George, 8th Duke of Argyll; ...

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Carter, Baron, (Denis Victor Carter) (17 Jan. 1932–18 Dec. 2006)  

Born 17 Jan. 1932; s of Albert William and Annie Julia Carter; m 1957, Teresa Mary Greengoe; (one s one d decd); died 18 Dec. 2006...

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Chapman Nyaho, Daniel Ahmling, (5 July 1909–13 July 2001), Director: Pioneer Tobacco Co. Ltd, Ghana (Member of British-American Tobacco Group), 1967–89; Standard Bank Ghana Ltd, 1970–75  

CBE 1961

Born 5 July 1909; s of William Henry Chapman and Jane Atsiamesi (née Atriki); m 1941, Jane Abam (née Quashie); two ...

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Collum, Sir Hugh (Robert), (29 June 1940–29 Aug. 2005), Chairman, British Nuclear Fuels PLC, 1999–2004  

Kt 2004; FCA

Born 29 June 1940; s of late Robert Archibald Hugh Collum and Marie Vivien Collum (née Skinner); m 1965, Elizabeth Noel Stewart; two d.; died 29 Aug. 2005...

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Cooper, Sir Richard (Powell), (13 April 1934–5 March 2006)  

5th Bt cr 1905, of Shenstone Court, Co. Stafford

Born 13 April 1934; s of Sir Francis Ashmole Cooper, 4th Bt and of Dorothy Frances Hendrika, ...

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Cox, Lady Louisa Belle, (died 30 Aug. 1956)  

DBE 1923

Born d of late Surgeon General J. B. Hamilton, RAMC; m 1889, Sir Percy Zachariah Cox, GCMG, GCIE, KCSI (d 1937); no ...

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Eccles, Jack Fleming, (9 Feb. 1922–13 Jan. 2010), trade union official  

CBE 1980

Born 9 Feb. 1922; s of Tom and Dora Eccles; m 1952, Milba Hartley Williamson; one s one d; died 13 Jan. 2010

trade union official

Chorlton High Sch.; Univ. of Manchester. BA (Com)...

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Goodson, Rear-Adm. Frederick Brian, (21 May 1938–10 Sept. 2015), Chairman: Explora Security Ltd, 2002–11; Explora Security A&E Inc. (USA), 2010–12; Voyager Holding Group, 2008–11; Explora Foundation and Scholarship Fund, since 2012  

CB 1996; OBE 1982

Born 21 May 1938; m 1965, Susan, (Sue), Mary Firmin; two s two d; died 10 Sept. 2015

Chairman: Explora Security Ltd, 2002–11; Explora Security A&E Inc. (USA), ...

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Greene of Harrow Weald, Baron, (Sidney Francis Greene) (12 Feb. 1910–26 July 2004)  

Kt 1970; CBE 1966

Born 12 Feb. 1910; s of Frank James Greene and Alice (née Kerrod); m 1936, Masel Elizabeth Carter; three d...

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Hamilton of Dalzell, 4th Baron, (James Leslie Hamilton) (11 Feb. 1938–28 Sept. 2006)  

Born 11 Feb. 1938; s of 3rd Baron Hamilton of Dalzell, GCVO, MC and Rosemary Olive (d 1993), d of Maj. Hon. Sir John Coke, KCVO; ...

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Harrison, (Fred) Brian, (6 March 1927–16 Jan. 2014)  

CBE 1982; FCA

Born 6 March 1927; s of Fred Harrison and Annie Harrison; m 1950, Margaret Owen (d 1995); two s; died 16 Jan. 2014

Burnley Grammar Sch....

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Henderson, Sir Denys (Hartley), (11 Oct. 1932–21 May 2016), Chairman: Imperial Chemical Industries PLC, 1987–95; ZENECA Group plc, 1993–95; The Rank Group Plc (formerly Rank Organisation), 1995–2001; Chairman and First Crown Estate Commissioner, 1995–2002  

Kt 1989

Born 11 Oct. 1932; o s of John Hartley Henderson and Nellie Henderson (née Gordon); m 1957, Doreen Mathewson Glashan, o d of Robert and Mary Glashan; two ...

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Holliday, Leslie John, (9 Jan. 1921–7 Jan. 2006), Chairman and Chief Executive, John Laing plc, 1982–85 (Director, 1978–85); Chairman, John Laing Construction Ltd, 1980–85 (Director, 1966–85)  

FCIOB

Born 9 Jan. 1921; s of John and Elsie Holliday; m 1943, Kathleen Joan Marjorie Stacey; two s; died 7 Jan. 2006

Chairman and Chief Executive, John Laing plc, ...

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Hughes, Kevin Michael, (15 Dec. 1952–16 July 2006)  

Born 15 Dec. 1952; s of Leonard and Annie Hughes; m 1972, Lynda Saunders; one s one d; died 16 July 2006

local state schs; Sheffield Univ. (3 yrs day release)...

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Johnston of Rockport, Baron, (Charles Collier Johnston) (4 March 1915–30 April 2002)  

Kt 1973; TD

Born 4 March 1915; e s of late Captain Charles Moore Johnston and Muriel Florence Mellon; m 1st, 1939, Audrey Boyes Monk, LLB; two ...

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Kennedy, John Maxwell, (9 July 1934–24 Sept. 2012), Senior Partner, Allen & Overy, 1986–94  

Born 9 July 1934; s of George and Betty Gertrude Kennedy; m 1958, Margaret Joan (née Davies); four s; died 24 Sept. 2012

Senior Partner, Allen & Overy, 1986–94...

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Laing, Sir (John) Maurice, (1 Feb. 1918–22 Feb. 2008), Director, John Laing plc (formerly John Laing & Son Ltd), 1939–88 (Deputy Chairman, 1966–76, Chairman, 1976–82)  

Kt 1965

Born 1 Feb. 1918; s of Sir John Laing, CBE, and late Beatrice Harland; m 1940, Hilda Violet Richards; one s; died 22 Feb. 2008

Director, John Laing plc (formerly John Laing & Son Ltd), ...