Armstrong, William, Baron Armstrong of Sanderstead (1915–1980), civil servant and banker, was born in the Salvation Mothers' Home, Mare Street, Clapton, London, on 3 March 1915, the elder son of William Armstrong, of Stirling, and his wife, Priscilla Hopkins. Both his parents were ...
Maker: Arnold Newman
Berry, (Henry) Seymour, Baron Buckland (1877–1928), financier and coal industrialist, was born at 73 Lower Thomas Street, Merthyr Tudful, on 17 September 1877, the eldest of three sons of John Mathias Berry (d. 1917), JP, estate agent and valuer, of Gwaelod-y-garth, Merthyr Tudful...
Maker: Emil Otto Hoppé
E. S. P. Haynes
revised by J. F. M. Clark
Clodd, Edward (1840–1930), banker and popular anthropologist, was born at Queen Street, Margate, Kent, on 1 July 1840, the eldest child of Edward Clodd and his wife, Susan Parker. Of his six brothers and sisters four died in infancy and two did not survive childhood. His father was a ...
D. M. Cregier
McKenna, Reginald (1863–1943), politician and banker, was born in Kensington, London, on 6 July 1863, the fifth son and youngest child of William Columban McKenna (1819–1887), a civil servant with the Inland Revenue, and his wife, Emma (d. 1905), daughter of Charles Hanby...