Hon. Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton1

M, #191831, b. 2 July 1913, d. 23 February 2001
Last Edited=6 Jun 2009
     Hon. Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton was born on 2 July 1913.2 He was the son of Israel Moses Sieff, Baron Sieff and Rebecca Doro Marks.2 He married, firstly, Rosalie Fromson in 1937.3 He and Rosalie Fromson were divorced in 1947.3 He married, secondly, Elsie Florence Gosen in 1951.3 He and Elsie Florence Gosen were divorced in 1953.3 He married, thirdly, Brenda Mary Beith in 1956.3 He and Brenda Mary Beith were divorced in 1962.3 He married, fourthly, Pauline Lily Spatz, daughter of Friedrich Spatz, in 1963.3 He died on 23 February 2001 at age 87.1
     He was educated at Manchester Grammar School, Manchester, Lancashire, EnglandG.3 He was educated at St. Paul's School, London, EnglandG.2 He graduated from Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)3 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Royal Artillery.3 He fought in the Second World War, in the Middle East.3 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1944.2 He was a director of Marks and Spencer in 1954.3 He was chairman Export Ctee for Israel in 1965.2 In 1965 memb BNEC.3 He was assistant manging director of Marks and Spencer between 1965 and 1967.3 He was joint manging director of Marks and Spencer between 1967 and 1983.3 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1971.3 He was created Baron Sieff of Brimpton, of Brimpton in the Royal County of Berkshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 14 February 1980.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctorate by Babson College, Wellesley, Massachusetts, U.S.A.G, in 1983.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG, in 1983.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters (D.Litt.) by Reading University, Reading, Berkshire, EnglandG, in 1986.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctorate by Stirling University, Stirling, Stirlingshire, ScotlandG, in 1986.2 He was Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery in 1986.3 He was non-executive chairman of The Independent between 1986 and 1993.2 He was chairman of The Independent between 1986 and 1993.3 He was a director of Wicks plc between 1986 and 1993.3 He wrote the book Don't Ask the Price, published 1987.3 He was a director of Sock Shop International plc between 1987 and 1989.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Leicester University, Leicester, Leicestershire, EnglandG, in 1988.3 He wrote the book Marcus Sieff on Management, published 1990.3

Child of Hon. Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton and Rosalie Fromson

Child of Hon. Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton and Brenda Mary Beith



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 2, page 2619. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2618. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Samuel Charles Silkin, Baron Silkin of Dulwich1

M, #191832, b. 6 March 1918, d. 17 August 1988
Last Edited=24 Jun 2017
     Samuel Charles Silkin, Baron Silkin of Dulwich was born on 6 March 1918.2 He was the son of Lewis Silkin, 1st Baron Silkin and Rosa Neft.3,2 He married, firstly, Elaine Violet Stamp, daughter of Arthur Stamp, on 31 January 1941.2 He married, secondly, Sheila Marian Jeal, daughter of A. E. Jeal.2 He died on 17 August 1988 at age 70.1
     He was educated at Dulwich College, London, England.2 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in dispatches.2 He graduated from Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1939 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He was admitted to Middle Temple in 1941 entitled to practise as a barrister.2 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Royal Artillery.2 He was appointed Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) in 1963.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Camberwell between 1964 and 1974.2 He was member of the Royal Commission on the Penal System between 1965 and 1966.2 He held the office of Recorder of Bedford between 1966 and 1971.2 He held the office of Bencher of Middle Temple in 1970.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1974.2 He held the office of Attorney-General between 1974 and 1979.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Southwark, Dulwich between 1974 and 1985.2 He was created Baron Silkin of Dulwich, of Northleigh in the County of Oxfordshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 13 May 1985.1

Children of Samuel Charles Silkin, Baron Silkin of Dulwich and Elaine Violet Stamp

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 3, page 3620. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Spensley Simey, Baron Simey1

M, #191833, b. 25 November 1906, d. 27 December 1969
Last Edited=14 Aug 2007
     Thomas Spensley Simey, Baron Simey was born on 25 November 1906.2 He was the son of George Iliff Simey and Alice Robson Spensley.2 He married Margaret Bayne Todd, daughter of John Alton Todd, on 12 April 1935.2 He died on 27 December 1969 at age 63.2
     He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1928 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1931 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He was a practising solicitor in 1931.2 He was Lecturer in Public Administration between 1931 and 1939 at Liverpool University, Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG.2 He was Professor of Social Science in 1939 at Liverpool University, Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG.2 He was created Baron Simey, of Toxteth in the County Palatine of Lancaster [U.K. Life Peer] on 12 May 1965.1

Child of Thomas Spensley Simey, Baron Simey and Margaret Bayne Todd

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. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 252. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Jocelyn Edward Salis Simon, Baron Simon of Glaisdale1

M, #191834, b. 15 January 1911, d. 7 May 2006
Last Edited=30 Jun 2017
     Jocelyn Edward Salis Simon, Baron Simon of Glaisdale was born on 15 January 1911.2 He was the son of Frank Cecil Simon and Claire Evelyn (?).3 He married, firstly, Gwendolen Helen Evans, daughter of E. J. Evans, in 1934.3 He married, secondly, Fay Elizabeth Leicester Pearson, daughter of Brigadier H. Guy A. Pearson, in 1948.2 He died on 7 May 2006 at age 95.1
     He was appointed Queen's Counsel (Q.C.)2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Middlesborough between 1951 and 1962.2 He held the office of Financial Secretary to the Treasury between 1958 and 1959.2 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1959.2 He held the office of Solicitor-General between 1959 and 1962.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1961.2 He held the office of President of the High Court, Probate, Divorce and Admiralty Division between 1962 and 1971.2 He held the office of Lord of Appeal in Ordinary between 1971 and 1977.2 He was created Baron Simon of Glaisdale, of Glaisdale in the North Riding of the County of Yorkshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 5 February 1971.1

Children of Jocelyn Edward Salis Simon, Baron Simon of Glaisdale and Fay Elizabeth Leicester Pearson

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. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 8 May 2006. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3625. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

David Alec Gwyn Simon, Baron Simon of Highbury1

M, #191835, b. 24 July 1939
Last Edited=1 Jul 2017
     David Alec Gwyn Simon, Baron Simon of Highbury was born on 24 July 1939.2 He is the son of Roger Albert Damas Jules Simon and Barbara Hudd.2 He married, firstly, Hanne Mohne, daughter of Ehrling Mohne, in 1964.2 He and Hanne Mohne were divorced in 1987.2 He married, secondly, Sarah Smith, daughter of Frederick Roderick Smith, in 1992.2
     He was educated at Christ's Hospital, London, England.2 He graduated from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He was with BP between 1961 and 1997.2 He graduated from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, Île-de-France, FranceG, with a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)2 He was managing director of BP between 1986 and 1995.2 He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1991.1 He was appointed Knight in 1995.2 He was chairman of BP between 1995 and 1997.2 He was created Baron Simon of Highbury, of Canonbury in the London Borough of Islington [U.K. Life Peer] on 16 May 1997.1

Children of David Alec Gwyn Simon, Baron Simon of Highbury and Hanne Mohne

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 3, page 3625. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


George Simpson, Baron Simpson of Dunkeld1

M, #191836, b. 2 July 1942
Last Edited=1 Jul 2017
     George Simpson, Baron Simpson of Dunkeld was born on 2 July 1942.2 He is the son of William Simpson and Elizabeth Jane Wilkie.2 He married Eva Chalmers, daughter of William Chalmers, on 5 September 1963.2
     He was educated at Morgan Academy, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.2 He was educated at Dundee Institute of Technology, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.2 He was senior accountant with the gas industry between 1962 and 1969 at Scotland.2 He was central audit manager for BLMC between 1969 and 1973.2 He was financial controller for Leyland Truck and Bus Division between 1973 and 1976.2 He was accounting director for Leyland Cars between 1976 and 1978.2 He was finance and systems director for LEyland Trucks between 1978 and 1980.2 He was managing director of Coventry Climax between 1980 and 1983.2 He was managing director of Freight Rover between 1983 and 1986.2 He was chief executive of Leyland DAF between 1986 and 1988.2 He was managing director of Rover Group between 1989 and 1991.2 He was deputy chief executive of BAE between 1992 and 1994.2 He was chairman of GEC between 1996 and 1999.2 He was created Baron Simpson of Dunkeld, of Dunkeld in Perth and Ross [U.K. Life Peer] on 5 November 1997.1

Children of George Simpson, Baron Simpson of Dunkeld and Eva Chalmers

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 3, page 3626. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Professor Robert Jacob Alexander Skidelsky, Baron Skidelsky1

M, #191837, b. 25 April 1939
Last Edited=10 Jul 2017
     Professor Robert Jacob Alexander Skidelsky, Baron Skidelsky was born on 25 April 1939.2 He is the son of Boris Jacob Skidelsky and Galia V. Sapelkin.2 He married Augusta Mary Clarissa Hope, daughter of John Humphrey Hope, on 2 September 1970.2
     He was educated at Brighton College, Brighton, Sussex, EnglandG.2 He graduated from Jesus College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He graduated from Jesus College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Doctor of Philosophy (D.Phil.)2 He wrote the book Politicians and the Slump, published 1967.2 He wrote the book English Progressive Schools, published 1969.2 He was Associate Professor of History between 1970 and 1976 at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.G.2 He was appointed Fellow, Royal Historical Society (F.R.Hist.S.) in 1973.2 He was awarded the Oswald Mosley in 1975.2 He was appointed Fellow, Royal Society of Literature (F.R.S.L.) in 1978.2 He was Professor of International Studies between 1978 and 1990 at Warwick University, Warwick, Warwickshire, EnglandG.2 He wrote the book John Maynard Keynes, published between 1983 and 2000, in 3 volumes.2 He was Professor of Political Economy in 1990 at Warwick University, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.2 He was created Baron Skidelsky, of Tilton in the County of East Sussex [U.K. Life Peer] in July 1991.1 He wrote the book Interests and Obsessions, published 1993.2 He was appointed Fellow, British Academy (F.B.A.) in 1994.1 He wrote the book The World After Communism, published 1995.2

Children of Professor Robert Jacob Alexander Skidelsky, Baron Skidelsky and Augusta Mary Clarissa Hope

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 3, page 3639. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Margaret Betty Harvey Anderson, Baroness Skrimshire of Quarter1

F, #191838, d. 7 November 1979
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Margaret Betty Harvey Anderson, Baroness Skrimshire of Quarter died on 7 November 1979.1
     She was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.)1 She held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)1 Margaret Betty Harvey Anderson, Baroness Skrimshire of Quarter usually went by her middle name of Betty.1 She was created Baroness Skrimshire of Quarter, of Dunipace in the District of Falkirk [U.K. Life Peer] on 2 October 1979.1

Citations

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

Joseph Slater, Baron Slater1

M, #191839, d. 22 April 1977
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Joseph Slater, Baron Slater died on 22 April 1977.1
     He was created Baron Slater, of Ferryhill in the County of Durham [U.K. Life Peer] on 8 July 1970.1

Citations

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

Edwin Rodney Smith, Baron Smith1

M, #191840, d. 1 July 1998
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Edwin Rodney Smith, Baron Smith died on 1 July 1998.1
     He was appointed Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (F.R.C.S.)1 He graduated with a Master of Surgery (M.S.)1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.)1 He was created Baron Smith, of Marlow in the County of Buckinghamshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 13 July 1978.1

Citations

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