Marshal David Brownrigg Craig, Baron Craig of Radley1

M, #191161, b. 17 September 1929
Last Edited=12 Apr 2008
     Marshal David Brownrigg Craig, Baron Craig of Radley was born on 17 September 1929.2 He is the son of Major Francis Brownrigg Craig and Olive (?).3 He married Elisabeth June Derenburg, daughter of Charles James Derenburg, in 1955.2
      Hldgs 1991 dir M L –92.2 He was educated at Radley College, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England.2 He was educated at Lincoln College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.2 He was commissioned in 1951 with the rank of officer, in the service of the Royal Air Force.2 He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1967.2 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM Queen Elizabeth II between 1967 and 1971.2 He was Officer-in-Charge between 1968 and 1970 at Royal Air Force College, Cranwell, Lincolnshire, England.3 He was Director of Plans and Operations, HQ Far East Command between 1970 and 1971.3 He gained the rank of Officer-in-Charge between 1972 and 1973 in the service of the Royal Air Force Akrotiri.3 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1978.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1980.2 He was Vice-Chief of Air Staff between 1980 and 1982.3 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1984.2 He was Honour Fell Lincoln College Oxford in 1984.2 He held the office of Chief of Air Staff between 1985 and 1988.3 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Aeronautical Society (F.R.Ae.S.) in 1986.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Cranfield University, England, in 1988.3 He gained the rank of Marshal of the Royal Air Force in 1988.1 He was created Baron Craig of Radley, of Hellhoughton in the County of Norfolk [U.K. Life Peer] on 30 July 1991.1 He lived in 2003 Park House, Helhoughton, Norfolk.2

Children of Marshal David Brownrigg Craig, Baron Craig of Radley and Elisabeth June Derenburg

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 939. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Jack Nixon Browne, Baron Craigton1

M, #191162, d. 28 July 1993
Last Edited=1 Nov 2008
Jack Browne, Baron Craigton 2
     Jack Nixon Browne, Baron Craigton died on 28 July 1993.1
     He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.).1 He was created Baron Craigton, of Renfield in the County of the City of Glasgow [U.K. Life Peer] on 3 November 1959.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."

Christine Mary (?), Baroness Crawley1

F, #191163, b. 9 January 1950
Last Edited=22 Jun 2008
     Christine Mary (?), Baroness Crawley was born on 9 January 1950.2 She married unknown Crawley.2
     She was educated at Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' School, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 She was educated at Digby Stuart Training College, Roehampton, Surrey, England.2 She was a teacher.2 In 1983 she unsuccessfully contested the Staffordshire seat for Labour in the General Election.2 She held the office of Member of the European Parliament (M.E.P.) between 1984 and 1999, for Birmingham East.1,2 She was created Baroness Crawley, of Edgbaston in the County of West Midlands [U.K. Life Peer] on 24 July 1998.1 She was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society of Arts (F.R.S.A.).2

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 957. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Richard Crawshaw, Baron Crawshaw of Aintree1

M, #191164, b. 25 March 1933, d. July 1986
Last Edited=6 Dec 2007
Richard Crawshaw, Baron Crawshaw of Aintree 2
     Richard Crawshaw, Baron Crawshaw of Aintree was born on 25 March 1933.3 He died in July 1986 at age 53.
     He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.).1 He was created Baron Crawshaw of Aintree, of Salford in the County of Greater Manchester [U.K. Life Peer] on 17 May 1985.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Roger Nicholas Edwards, Baron Crickhowell1

M, #191165, b. 25 February 1934
Last Edited=17 Dec 2008
     Roger Nicholas Edwards, Baron Crickhowell was born on 25 February 1934.2 He is the son of Herbert Cecil Ralph Edwards and Grace Marjorie Brooke.3 He married Ankaret Healing, daughter of William James Healing, in 1963.2
      Roger Nicholas Edwards, Baron Crickhowell usually went by his middle name of Nicholas.1 He was educated at Westminster School, Westminster, London, England.3 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1957 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).2 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1968 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Pembroke between 1970 and 1987.2 He was a director of William Brandts Sons & Company between 1974 and 1976.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1979.2 He held the office of Secretary of State for Wales between 1979 and 1987.2 He was a director of HTV Group between 1987 and 1997.2 He was created Baron Crickhowell, of Pont Esgob in the Black Mountains and County of Powys [U.K. Life Peer] on 15 October 1987.1 He was a director of WNO between 1988 and 1992.2 He was a director of Associated British Ports Holdings between 1988 and 1999.2 He was a director of Anglesey Mining between 1988 and 2000.2 He was chairman of NRA between 1989 and 1996.2 He was chairman of ITNET plc in 1997.2 He wrote the book Opera House Lottery: Zala Hadid and the Cardiff Bay Opera House, published 1997.2 He was chairman of HTV Group between 1997 and 2002.2 He wrote the book Westminster, Wales and Water, published 1999.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by University of Glamorgan, Glamorgan, Wales, in 2001.2 He lived in 2003 at Pont Esgob Mill, fforest Coal Pit, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales.2

Children of Roger Nicholas Edwards, Baron Crickhowell and Ankaret Healing

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 962. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Douglas Albert Vivian Allen, Baron Croham1

M, #191166, b. 15 December 1917, d. 11 September 2011
Last Edited=28 Sep 2011
     Douglas Albert Vivian Allen, Baron Croham was born on 15 December 1917.2 He was the son of Albert John Allen.3 He married Sybil Eileen Allegro, daughter of John Marco Allegro, on 16 August 1941.2 He died on 11 September 2011 at age 93.4
     He was educated at Wallington County Grammar School, Wallington, Surrey, England.2 He graduated from London School of Economics, London, England, in 1938 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics (B.Sc.Econ.).2 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the AA Command Royal Artillery.2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He was with the Cabinet Office in 1947.2 He was with the Treasury between 1948 and 1958.2 He was Under-Secretary, Ministery of Health between 1958 and 1960.2 He held the office of Under-Secretary, Treasury between 1960 and 1962.2 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1963.2 Between 1964 and 1966 Deputy Under-Secretary, DEA.2 He held the office of Permanent Under-Secretary in 1966.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1967.2 He held the office of Permanent Secretary of the Treasury between 1968 and 1974.2 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1973.2 He held the office of Permanent Secretary, Civil Service Department between 1974 and 1977.2 He held the office of Head of the Home Civil Service between 1974 and 1977.2 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society of Arts (F.R.S.A.) in 1975.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Southampton University, Southampton, Hampshire, England, in 1977.2 He was Industrial Advisor to the Governor of the Bank of England between 1978 and 1983.2 He was deputy chairman and chairman of BNOC between 1978 and 1985.2 He was a director of Pilkington between 1978 and 1992.2 He was created Baron Croham, of the London Borough of Croydon [U.K. Life Peer] on 8 February 1978.1 He was President of the Institute of Fiscal Studies between 1979 and 1992.2 He was chairman of Guiness Peat Group between 1983 and 1989.2 He was President of the British Institute of Energy Economies in 1985.2 He was chairman of Trinity Insurance between 1988 and 1992.2 He was a director of Guiness Mahon between 1989 and 1992.2 He lived in 2003 at 9 Manor Way, South Croydon, Surrey, England.2 He lived in 2003 at Ashcroft, Crowborough Road, Nutley, Sussex, England.2

Children of Douglas Albert Vivian Allen, Baron Croham and Sybil Eileen Allegro

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 976. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 14 Sep 2011. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Geoffrey Crowther, Baron Crowther1

M, #191167, d. 5 February 1972
Last Edited=13 May 2006
     Geoffrey Crowther, Baron Crowther died on 5 February 1972.1
     He was created Baron Crowther, of Headingley in the West Riding of the County of York [U.K. Life Peer] on 28 June 1968.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Norman Crowther Hunt, Baron Crowther-Hunt1

M, #191168, b. 1920, d. February 1987
Last Edited=7 Sep 2013
     Norman Crowther Hunt, Baron Crowther-Hunt was born in 1920.2 He married Joyce Stackhouse, daughter of Reverend Joseph Stackhouse, in 1944.2 He died in February 1987.2
     He was created Baron Crowther-Hunt, of Eccleshall in the West Riding of Yorkshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 9 July 1973.1

Children of Norman Crowther Hunt, Baron Crowther-Hunt and Joyce Stackhouse

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

John Graham Cuckney, Baron Cuckney1

M, #191169, b. 12 June 1925, d. 30 October 2008
Last Edited=22 Aug 2014
     John Graham Cuckney, Baron Cuckney was born on 12 June 1925.2 He was the son of Air Vice-Marshal Ernest John Cuckney and Lilian Williams.2 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Baleman in 1950.2 He and Elizabeth Baleman were divorced in 1956.2 He married, secondly, Muriel Boyd, daughter of Walter Scott Boyd, in 1960.2 He married Jane (?) on 12 April 2007.3 He died on 30 October 2008 at age 83.3
     He was educated at Shrewsbury School, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.2 He fought in the First World War, with the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers and King's African Rifles.2 He was educated at St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.2 He was a director of Lazard Brothers between 1964 and 1970.2 He was a director of Midland Bank between 1978 and 1978.2 He was chairman of Thomas Cook Group between 1978 and 1987.2 He held the office of Elder Brother of Trinity House in 1980.2 He was chairman of Brooke Bond Group between 1981 and 1984.2 He was chairman of John Brown between 1983 and 1986.2 He was chairman of Westland Group between 1985 and 1989.2 He held the office of chairman of Royal Insurance Holdings between 1985 and 1994.2 He was chairman of 3i Group between 1987 and 1992.2 He was a director of Lazard Brothers between 1988 and 1990.2 He was vice-chairman of Glaxo between 1993 and 1995.2 He was chairman of Orion Publishing Group between 1994 and 1997.2 He was created Baron Cuckney, of Millbank in the City of Westminster [U.K. Life Peer] on 25 July 1995.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 987. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Hugh Kinsman Cudlipp, Baron Cudlipp1

M, #191170, b. 28 August 1913, d. 17 May 1998
Last Edited=9 Nov 2013
     Hugh Kinsman Cudlipp, Baron Cudlipp was born on 28 August 1913 at Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales.2 He married, firstly, Eileen Ascroft in 1945.2 He married, secondly, Jodi Hyland in 1963.2 He died on 17 May 1998 at age 84 at Chichester, Sussex, England.1
     He was editor of Sunday Pictorial between 1937 and 1949.2 He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1945.1 He was managing editor of Sunday Express between 1950 and 1952.2 He was editorial director of Daily Mirror and Sunday Pictorial between 1952 and 1963.2 He was director of Associated Television between 1956 and 1973.2 He was director of Odhams Press between 1961 and 1963.2 He was chairman of Daily Mirror Newspapers between 1963 and 1968.2 He was chairman of International Publishing Corporation between 1968 and 1973.2 He was invested as a Knight in 1973.2 He was created Baron Cudlipp, of Aldingbourne in the County of West Sussex [U.K. Life Peer] on 8 January 1975.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S212] Obituaries, The Independent, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as The Independent.