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Edward Michael Locks Latham

Edward Michael Locks Latham, British timber merchant. Member European Tropical Timber Association (president 1981-1982), Timber Trade Federation United Kingdom (president 1984-1985), National Council Building Material Producers (member council 1983-1991), Association Technique International des Bois Tropicaux (president 1987-1991), Royal Cornwall Agricultural Association (president 1992-1993).

Background

  • Latham, Edward Michael Locks was born on January 7, 1930 in London. Son of Edward Bryan and Anne Arnot (Duncan) Latham.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Clare College, Cambridge, England, 1955. Chairman, James Latham PLC, and associated companies, 1973-1987. High Sheriff of Cornwall, 1992.

      President, Sandringham Association Royal Warrantholders, 1982-1983. Member council Royal Warrantholders Association, London, 1986-1991. Director Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust, since 1991.

      Chairman Churchtown Supervisory Board, since 1991. Commander St. John Ambulance, Cornwall, since 1993. Deputy lieutenant for Cornwall, since 1995.

    Career

    • Chairman, James Latham PLC, and associated cos. Chairman Churchtown Supervisory Board, since 1991.

    Membership

    Member European Tropical Timber Association (president 1981-1982), Timber Trade Federation United Kingdom (president 1984-1985), National Council Building Material Producers (member council 1983-1991), Association Technique International des Bois Tropicaux (president 1987-1991), Royal Cornwall Agricultural Association (president 1992-1993).

    Connections

    • Married Joan Doris Coubrough, October 15, 1955. Children: Richard, Philippa, Sarah.
    • father: Edward Bryan Latham
    • mother: Anne Arnot (Duncan) Latham
    • spouse: Joan Doris Coubrough
    • children: Richard Latham
    • Philippa Latham
    • Sarah Latham
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    Born January 7, 1930
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