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Frederick Godber

Lord 1st Baron Godber of Mayfield , business executive.

Frederick Godber, Lord 1st Baron Godber of Mayfield, business executive. Decorated Grand Officer, Order of Oranje Nassau, 1947; knighted, 1942; created baron, 1956. Honorary fellow Institute of Petroleum.

Background

Godber, Frederick was born on November 6, 1888 in Dulwich, London, England. Son of Edward and Marion Louise (Peach) Godber.

Career

President Roxana Petroleum Corporation, St. Louis, 1919-1929. Director Shell Union Oil Corporation, 1919-1929. Director Royal Dutch Shell Group, 1929-1946.

Dir The Shell Transport & Trading Company, Ltd.

Connections

Married Violet Ethel Beatrice Lovesy, August 29, 1914. Children: Joyce (Mistress.

father:
Edward Godber

mother:
Marion Louise (Peach) Godber

spouse:
Violet Ethel Beatrice Lovesy

child:
Joyce (Mrs Godber