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Wethered, Roger Henrylocked

(1899–1983)

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Wethered, Roger Henry (1899–1983), golfer, was born at Coombefield, Malden Road, New Malden, Surrey, on 3 January 1899, the only son and elder child of Herbert Newton Wethered, artist, and his wife, Marion Emmeline Lund. Owing to poor health in his younger days, he went to school for only a brief period and then was educated by tutors. He was thus introduced to golf earlier than might otherwise have been the case. His father was author and co-author of more than one book on golf, an involvement which almost certainly influenced his son's development as a player. However, ...

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