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Robert Henry Brand

Robert Henry Brand, British banker. Decorated C.M.G., 1910; created baron, 1946. Served as; member expert commission on sthlzn. German mark, 1922; Served under Lord Milner, Lord Selborne and General Botha in South Africa, 1902-1909.; Member House of Lords since 1946. President, Royal Economics Society, 1952-1953.

Background

  • Brand, Robert Henry was born on October 30, 1878 in London. Son of 2d Viscount Hampden and Susan Henrietta (Cavendish) B.

  • Education

    • Student Marlborough College, 1893-1897, New College, Oxford, 1897-1901, honorary fellow, 1948. Fellow All Souls College, Oxford, 1901. Honorary Doctor of Civil Law, Oxford, 1937.

    Career

    • ; children—James (killed in action 1945), Virginia (wife Sir Edward Ford), Dinah (Mistress Christopher Bridge). Director Lazard Brothers & Limited company, London, Times Public Company, Lloyds Bank.

    Works

    • Author: The Union of South Africa, 1909. War and National Finance, 1921.

    Membership

    Served as; member expert commission on sthlzn. German mark, 1922; Served under Lord Milner, Lord Selborne and General Botha in South Africa, 1902-1909. Member House of Lords since 1946.

    President, Royal Economics Society, 1952-1953. Clubs: Brooks, Athenaeum.

    Connections

    • Married Phyllis Langhorne, 1917 (deceased. Children: James (killed in action 1945), Virginia (wife Sir Edward Ford), Dinah (Mistress.
    • spouse: Phyllis Langhorne
    • children: James Brand (killed in action 1945)
    • Virginia Brand (wife Sir Edward Ford)
    • Dinah (Mrs Brand
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    Born October 30, 1878
    Died August 23, 1963
    (aged 84)
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