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Abdela, Andrew David Russell, 1946-1976

  • GB-2014-WSA-01895
  • Person
  • 1946-1976

Abdela, Andrew David Russell, son of His Hon. Jack Samuel Ronald Abdela QC TD, Judge Central Criminal Court, and Enid Hope, d. of Edgar Dodd Russell of Richmond, Surrey; b. 24 Sept. 1946; adm. Jan. 1960 (G) left Dec. 1964; Trin. Coll. Camb., matric. 1965, BA 1968, MA 1975; called to the Bar, Gray’s Inn, July 1969; Sir Malcolm Hilbery Schol. 1969; d. 2 Jan. 1976.

Abrahams, Arthur Charles Lionel, 1898-1918

  • GB-2014-WSA-01903
  • Person
  • 1898-1918

Abrahams, Arthur Charles Lionel, only son of Sir Lionel Abrahams, K.C. B., of Bayswater, sometime Assistant Under-Secretary of State, India Office, by Lucy, daughter of Nathan Solomon Joseph, of Bayswater, architect; b. Jan. 22, 1898; adm. as a non-resident K.S. Sept. 28, 1911 (G); elected to Ch. Ch. Oxon. July 1916; 2nd Lieut. Coldstream Guards Aug. 24, 1916; went out to the western front in Feb. 1917, and joined the 3rd Batt. of his regiment there; Lieut. Dec. 1, 1917; killed in action at Merville April 13, 1918; unm.

Abrahams, Ian John, 1921-1991

  • GB-2014-WSA-01907
  • Person
  • 1921-1991

Abrahams, Ian John, son of Leonard Abrahams and Gertrude Ann, d. of Isaac Clavering; b. 23 Nov. 1921; adm. May 1935 (G); left July 1940; Pemb. Coll. Camb. matric. 1940, BA 1947, MA 1950; capt. Camb. Univ. Boxing Club 1946; RNVR 1941-5 (Lieut.); vice-pres. Brit. Acad. of Songwriters, composers and authors; governor London Contemporary Dance Theatre; m. 1st 9 Sept. 1948 Jill Maude, d. of Leslie Koppenhagen; 2nd 1983 Ruth da Ponte (nee Smith-Hulme); d. 27 Dec. 1991.

Adams, Richard Leonard, 1838-1897

  • GB-2014-WSA-01935
  • Person
  • 1838-1897

ADAMS, RICHARD LEONARD, youngest son of Rev. Richard Leonard Adams, Rector of Shere, Surrey, and Hon. Elizabeth Atherton Powys, fourth dau. of Thomas Powys, 2nd Baron Lilford; b. 29 Mar 1838; adm. (G) 30 May 1850; Christ’s Coll. Cambridge, adm. pens. 29 Jun 1858, matr. Mich. 1858; BA 1862; MA 1865; ordained deacon (Norwich) 31 May 1863, priest 22 May 1864; Vicar of Framfield, Sussex 7 Aug 1866-76; Rector of Shere, Surrey 1876-93; m. 11 Jul 1861 Florence Emma, dau. of William Vizard, Ewell, Surrey; d. 11 Apr 1897.

Adler, Alan Louis, 1905-1966

  • GB-2014-WSA-01958
  • Person
  • 1905-1966

Adler, Alan Louis, son of James Adler and Ellen Augusta, d. of Paul Ferdinand Sabel; b. 24 Nov. 1905; adm. Sept. 1919 (G); left July 1923; Trin. Coll. Camb., matric. 1923, BA 1926; dir. of A. Oppenheimer & Co., merchants; Thames Naval Patrol RNVR (Lieut.), despatches 1 July 1941; m. 8 June 1932 Ella, d. of Herbert E. Cohen; d. 12 June 1966.

Adler, Robert Paul, 1908-1986

  • GB-2014-WSA-01959
  • Person
  • 1908-1986

Adler, Robert Paul, brother of Alan Louis Adler (qv); b. 11 Oct. 1908; adm. May 1922 (G); left July 1926; Trin. Coll. Camb., matric. 1926, BA 1929; RAFVR 1939-45 (Sqdn Ldr); a manufacturer; m. 26 Aug. 1939 Anne Kyle, d. of John Wilson of Armadale, West Lothian; d. 16 Dec. 1986.

Adrian, Harold Douglas, 1887-1910

  • GB-2014-WSA-01961
  • Person
  • 1887-1910

Adrian, Harold Douglas, elder son of Alfred Douglas Adrian, C. B., K.C., of Hampstead, sometime legal adviser to the Local Government Board, by Flora Lavinia, youngest daughter of Charles Howard Barton, of Reading, Berks; b. Aug. 6, 1887; adm. as a non-resident K.S. Sept. 26, 1901 (G); elected to an exhibition at Ch. Ch. Oxon. July 1906; matric. Michaelmas 1906; d. while in residence at Oxford Jan. 26, 1910.

Adrian, Richard Hume, 1927-1995

  • GB-2014-WSA-01962
  • Person
  • 1927-1995

Adrian, Richard Hume, 2nd Baron Adrian, son of Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian (qv); b. 16 Oct. 1927; adm. Feb. 1944 (G); left Dec. 1944; Trin. Coll. Camb., matric. Lent 1945, BA 1947 (1st class hons Nat. Sci. Trip. Pts 1 and 2), MA 1951; Univ. Coll. Hosp., MB 1951; RAMC 1951-2 (Capt. ); Fellow Corpus Christi Coll. Camb. 1956-61, Churchill Coll. 1961-81 (Hon. Fellow 1985); Univ. lecturer in Physiology 1961-8; Reader in Experimental Biophysics 1968-78; Prof. of Cell Physiology Univ. of Cambridge 1978-1992; succ. his father as 2nd Baron Adrian 4 Aug. 1977; FRS 1977; MD 1978; trustee Brit. Museum 1979, Brit. Museum (Natural History) 1984-7; Master Pembroke Coll. Camb. 1981-1992; Vice-Chancellor Univ. of Cambridge 1985-7; Hon. Fellow Darwin Coll. Camb. 1986; FRCP 1987; Brit. Library Board 1987; American Philosophical Soc. 1987; a Governor of the Sch., appointed 1977, confirmed by Privy Council Statute 1983; a Busby trustee 1986-; m. April 1967 Lucy Caroe PhD, d. of Alban Douglas Rendall Caroe OBE FRIBA FSA, architect; d. 4 Apr. 1995.

Agar, Harold Evelyn Talbot, 1876-1962

  • GB-2014-WSA-01974
  • Person
  • 1876-1962

Agar, Harold Evelyn Talbot, brother of Charles Talbot Agar (q.v.); b. Aug. 14, 1876; adm. Sept. 25, 1888 (G); Exhibitioner 1890; left July 1892; Trin. Coll. Camb. ladm. pensr. June 25, 1894), matric. Michaelmas 1894; a member of the London Stock Exchange from 1911; Major 3rd London Field Co. Divisional Engineers R.E. June 1, 1916; m. June 22, 1904 Beatrice Frances Jervis, only daughter of C. W. Jervis-Smith, of Doveridge, Derbyshire; d. at Vence, France, June 18, 1962.

Aggs, Daniel, 1917-2010

  • GB-2014-WSA-01985
  • Person
  • 1917-2010

Aggs, Daniel, son of William Hanbury Aggs, barrister-at-law, and Sylvia Marie, d. of Silvanus Phillips Thompson, DSc FRS, Prof. of Applied Physics, Univ. of Lond.; b. 21 June 1917; adm. Sept. 1930 (G); left July 1935; Univ. Coll. Lond. 1935-6; Trin. Coll. Camb., matric. 1936, BA 1939, MA 1943; a farmer in Sussex; m. 18 Sept. 1948 Jessica Alison, d. of Louis Alexander Wright, retd tea planter, of Storrington, Sussex; d. 31 Oct. 2010.

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