Barnes, Sir Denis Charles (1914–1992), civil servant and industrial relations expert, was born on 15 December 1914 at 4 Station Road, Openshaw, Manchester, the second son and fifth of six children of Frederick Charles Barnes (c.1870–c.1920), a school attendance officer for the local education committee, and his wife, ...
Ian A. Johnston
Maker: Dod Miller
Garnett, (William) John Poulton Maxwell (1921–1997), industrial relations officer, was born on 6 August 1921 in Hampstead, London, into the family of four sons and three daughters of (James Clerk) Maxwell Garnett (1880–1958), educationist and peace campaigner, and his wife, Margaret Lucy (1887–1965)...
E. I. Carlyle
revised by M. C. Curthoys
Kettle, Sir Rupert Alfred (1817–1894), industrial arbitrator, was born at Birmingham on 9 January 1817, the fifth son of Thomas F. Kettle of Suffolk Street, Birmingham, a glass-stainer, fancy button and military ornament maker, and gilder. The family was descended from Henri Quitel...
O'Brien, Sir Richard (1920–2009), industrial relations reformer, was born on 15 February 1920 at 481 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield, the only child of Charles O'Brien (1886–1952), physician, and his wife, Marjorie Maude (1892–1977), daughter of John V. Newton, railway clerk. He attended Oundle School...
Scamp, Sir (Athelstan) Jack (1913–1977), industrial conciliator, was born on 22 May 1913 in Handsworth, Birmingham, the second son of a house decorator, Edward Henry Scamp, and his wife, Jane Lamb. There was also one daughter. The Scamp family were very active locally in the ...