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Olliver Humphreys

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Olliver William Humphreys

c.1903 Born in Hampstead, son of Jabez Willis Humphreys, a baptist minister[1]

1967 Retired as vice-chairman of GEC.

1968 Knighted; age 65[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1911 census
  2. The Times, Jan 01, 1968