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, England.3 He was educated at St. Paul's School, London, England.2 He graduated from Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).3 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Royal Artillery.3 He fought in the Second World War, in the Middle East.3 He was invested as a 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 invested as a 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., in 1983.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland, in 1983.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters (D.Litt.) by Reading University, Reading, Berkshire, England, in 1986.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctorate by Stirling University, Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland, 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, England, 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, d. 17 August 1988
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Samuel Charles Silkin, Baron Silkin of Dulwich died on 17 August 1988.1
     He was created Baron Silkin of Dulwich, of Northleigh in the County of Oxfordshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 13 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.

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, England, in 1928 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).2 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, 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, England.2 He was Professor of Social Science in 1939 at Liverpool University, Liverpool, Lancashire, England.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 Dec 2007
     Jocelyn Edward Salis Simon, Baron Simon of Glaisdale was born on 15 January 1911.2 He married, secondly, Fay Elizabeth Leicester Pearson.2 He died on 7 May 2006 at age 95.1
     He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).1 He was invested as a Queen's Counsel (Q.C.).2 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 invested as a Knight Bachelor in 1959.2 He held the office of Solicitor-General between 1959 and 1962.2 He was invested as a 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

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.

David Alec Gwyn Simon, Baron Simon of Highbury1

M, #191835
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     David Alec Gwyn Simon, Baron Simon of Highbury was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.).1 He was created Baron Simon of Highbury, of Canonbury in the London Borough of Islington [U.K. Life Peer] on 16 May 1997.1

Citations

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


George Simpson, Baron Simpson of Dunkeld1

M, #191836
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     George Simpson, Baron Simpson of Dunkeld was created Baron Simpson of Dunkeld, of Dunkeld in Perth and Ross [U.K. Life Peer] on 5 November 1997.1

Citations

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

Professor Robert Jacob Alexander Skidelsky, Baron Skidelsky1

M, #191837
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Professor Robert Jacob Alexander Skidelsky, Baron Skidelsky was invested as a Fellow, British Academy (F.B.A.).1 He was created Baron Skidelsky, of Tilton in the County of East Sussex [U.K. Life Peer] in July 1991.1

Citations

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

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 invested as a 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 invested as a Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (F.R.C.S.).1 He graduated with a Master of Surgery (M.S.).1 He was invested as a 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.