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Grierson, Sir Ronald Hughlocked

  • Richard Roberts


Grierson, Sir Ronald Hugh (1921–2014), merchant banker, public servant, and patron of the arts, was born Rolf Hans Griessman on 6 August 1921 in Nuremberg, Bavaria, the son of Ernst Jakob Griessman (1889/90–1954), paper manufacturer, and his wife, Gerda (...

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J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)