Professor Kenneth William Wedderburn, Baron Wedderburn of Charlton1

M, #191961, b. 13 April 1927, d. 9 March 2012
Last Edited=7 Jun 2015
Bill Wedderburn, Baron Wedderburn of Charlton 2
     Professor Kenneth William Wedderburn, Baron Wedderburn of Charlton was born on 13 April 1927.3 He married Nina Salaman in 1951.3 He and Nina Salaman were divorced.3 He married Dorothy Enid Barnard, daughter of Frederick Barnard, in 1962.3 He and Dorothy Enid Barnard were divorced in 1968.3 He married Frances Ann Knight in 1969.3 He died on 9 March 2012 at age 84.3
     He was appointed Fellow, British Academy (F.B.A.)1 He was appointed Queen's Counsel (Q.C.)1 He was Professor of Commercial Law between 1964 and 1992 at London School of Economics and Political Science, London, EnglandG.3 He was created Baron Wedderburn of Charlton, of Highgate in the County of Greater London [U.K. Life Peer] on 20 July 1977.1 He wrote the book The Worker and the Law.3

Child of Professor Kenneth William Wedderburn, Baron Wedderburn of Charlton and Frances Ann Knight

Children of Professor Kenneth William Wedderburn, Baron Wedderburn of Charlton and Nina Salaman

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. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S200] Announcements, The Guardian, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as The Guardian.
  4. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld1

M, #191962, b. 13 September 1919, d. 20 January 2016
Last Edited=26 Jan 2016
     Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld was born on 13 September 1919 at Vienna, Austria.2 He was the son of Max Weidenfeld.2 He married, firstly, Hon. Jane Sieff, daughter of Israel Moses Sieff, Baron Sieff and Rebecca Doro Marks, in 1952.2 He and Hon. Jane Sieff were divorced in 1955.2 He married, secondly, Barbara Skelton in 1956.2 He and Barbara Skelton were divorced in 1961.2 He married, thirdly, Sandra Helen Payson, daughter of Charles Shipman Payson and Joan Whitney, in 1966.2 He and Sandra Helen Payson were divorced in 1976.2 He married, fourthly, Annabelle Whitestone in 1992.2 He died on 20 January 2016 at age 96.2
     Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld usually went by his middle name of George.1 He was co-founder of Weidenfeld & Nicolson, publishers.2 He was appointed Knight in 1969.2 He was created Baron Weidenfeld, of Chelsea in the County of Greater London [U.K. Life Peer] on 25 June 1976.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 2011.2

Child of Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld and Hon. Jane Sieff

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. [S200] Announcements, The Guardian, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as The Guardian.

Arnold Weinstock, Baron Weinstock1

M, #191963, b. 29 July 1924, d. 24 July 2002
Last Edited=19 Jul 2007
     Arnold Weinstock, Baron Weinstock was born on 29 July 1924.2 He was the son of Simon Weinstock and Golda (?).3 He married Netta Sobell, daughter of Sir Michael Sobell, in 1949.2 He died on 24 July 2002 at age 77.1
     He was admin officer with the Admiralty between 1944 and 1947.2 He graduated from London University, London, EnglandG, with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Economics.2 He was with Radio and Allied Industries between 1954 and 1963.2 He was managing director of GEC between 1963 and 1996.2 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1971.2 He was a director of Rolls-Royce Ltd between 1971 and 1973.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Salford University, Salford, Lancashire, EnglandG, in 1975.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Aston University, Birmingham, Warwickshire, EnglandG, in 1976.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Reading University, Reading, Berkshire, EnglandG, in 1978.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Bath University, Bath, Somerset, EnglandG, in 1978.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Leeds University, Leeds, Yorkshire, West Riding, EnglandG, in 1978.2 He was created Baron Weinstock, of Bowden in the County of Wiltshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 17 July 1980.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Technology (D.Tech.) by Loughborough University of Technology, Loughborough, Leicestershire, EnglandG, in 1981.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by University of Wales, WalesG, in 1985.3 He was awarded the Commander, Order of Merit of Italy in 1991.2 He was awarded the Officier, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur in 1992.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of University (D.U.) by Anglia Polytechnic, EnglandG, in 1994.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, EnglandG, in 1997.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Economic Science by London University, London, EnglandG, in 1997.2

Children of Arnold Weinstock, Baron Weinstock and Netta Sobell

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. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2964. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Reginald Alfred Wells-Pestell, Baron Wells-Pestell1

M, #191964, d. 17 January 1991
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Reginald Alfred Wells-Pestell, Baron Wells-Pestell died on 17 January 1991.1
     He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.)1 He was created Baron Wells-Pestell, of Combs in the County of Suffolk [U.K. Life Peer] on 10 May 1965.1

Citations

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

John Derek Page, Baron Whaddon1

M, #191965, d. 12 August 2005
Last Edited=8 Aug 2013
     John Derek Page, Baron Whaddon married Catherine Audrey Halls, daughter of John William Halls, in 1948.2 He married Angela Rixon della Bella, daughter of Luigi della Bella, in 1981.2 He died on 12 August 2005.1
     John Derek Page, Baron Whaddon usually went by his middle name of Derek.1 He was created Baron Whaddon, of Whaddon in the County of Cambridgeshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 26 April 1978.1

Children of John Derek Page, Baron Whaddon and Catherine Audrey Halls

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, 18 August 2005. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.


John Thomas Wheatley, Baron Wheatley1

M, #191966, d. 28 July 1988
Last Edited=3 Feb 2017
     John Thomas Wheatley, Baron Wheatley married Nancy Nichol in 1935.2 He died on 28 July 1988.1
     He was created Baron Wheatley, of Shettleston in the County of the City of Glasgow [U.K. Life Peer] on 28 July 1970.1

Child of John Thomas Wheatley, Baron Wheatley

Child of John Thomas Wheatley, Baron Wheatley and Nancy Nichol

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. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  3. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Janet Alison Whitaker, Baroness Whitaker1

F, #191967
Last Edited=23 Jun 2014
     Janet Alison Whitaker, Baroness Whitaker married Benjamin Charles George Whitaker, son of Sir John Albert Charles Whitaker, 2nd Bt. and Pamela Lucy Mary Snowden, on 18 December 1964.2
     She was created Baroness Whitaker, of Beeston in the County of Nottinghamshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 5 August 1999.1

Children of Janet Alison Whitaker, Baroness Whitaker and Benjamin Charles George Whitaker

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 4150. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Eirene Lloyd Jones, Baroness White1

F, #191968, b. 7 November 1909, d. 23 December 1999
Last Edited=19 Jul 2007
     Eirene Lloyd Jones, Baroness White was born on 7 November 1909.2 She was the daughter of Dr. Thomas Jones.3 She married John Cameron White in 1948.2 She died on 23 December 1999 at age 90.1
     She was officer with the Ministry of Labour between 1933 and 1937.2 She was officer with the Ministry of Labour between 1941 and 1945.2 She was political correspondant with the Manchester Evening News between 1945 and 1949.2 She was Governor of the National Library of Wales between 1950 and 1970.2 She held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Labour) for East Flint between 1950 and 1970.2 She held the office of Parliamentary Secretary for the Colonial Office between 1964 and 1966.2 She held the office of Minister of State, Foreign Affairs between 1966 and 1967.2 She held the office of Minister of State, Welsh Office between 1967 and 1970.2 She was created Baroness White, of Rhymney in the County of Monmouth [U.K. Life Peer] on 12 October 1970.1 She held the office of Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords between 1979 and 1989.2 She wrote the book The Ladies of Gregynog, published 1985.2

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. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2999. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Vincent Gordon Lindsey White, Baron White of Hull1

M, #191969, d. 23 August 1995
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     Vincent Gordon Lindsey White, Baron White of Hull died on 23 August 1995.1
     He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.)1 He was created Baron White of Hull, of Hull in the County of Humberside [U.K. Life Peer] on 25 January 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.

John Lawrence Whitty, Baron Whitty1

M, #191970
Last Edited=27 May 2006
     John Lawrence Whitty, Baron Whitty was created Baron Whitty, of Camberwell in the London Borough of Southwark [U.K. Life Peer] on 21 October 1996.1

Citations

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