Robert Park Lyle
Born at Greenock the son of Abram Lyle
Had two daughters
1911 Living at 81 Cadogan Square, Chelsea, London: Robert Park Lyle (age 51 born Greenock), Managing Director, Sugar Refining Co and Employer. Listed as married but no family shown. Eight servants.
1923 July. 'At the inquest at Mortlake to-day on Sir Robert Park Lyle (64), who died suddenly whilst watching a polo match at Barnes, a verdict of death from natural causes was returned. Sir Robert was chairman of Tate & Lyle, Ltd., and of the British Sugar Refiners' Association. A doctor stated that death was due to syncope, the result of heart and kidney disease.'
Sources of Information
- 1911 Census
- Dundee Evening Telegraph - Friday 13 July 1923