Brian Harrington Grayson

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About Brian Harrington Grayson

Brian Harrington Grayson

  • Born on 21 October 1900.
  • Son of Lt.-Col. Sir Henry Mulleneux Grayson, 1st Bt. and Dora Beatrice Harrington.
  • Married, firstly, Sofia Buchanan, daughter of George Buchanan, on 5 June 1930. He and Sofia Buchanan were divorced in 1946.
  • Married, secondly, Ruth Anders, daughter of Oscar Louis Anders, on 5 August 1949.
  • Died in January 1989 at age 88 at Lewes, Sussex, England.
  • Educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, and at Pembroke College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Fought in the Second World War, gaining the rank of Captain in the service of the CMP. (Corps of Military Police)
  • Decorated with the award of the Humane Society Silver Medal for life saving.

Children of Brian Harrington Grayson and Sofia Buchanan

  • Jane Angela Grayson b. 2 Apr 1931
  • Sir Jeremy Brian Vincent Grayson, 5th Bt. b. 30 Jan 1933

Child of Brian Harrington Grayson and Ruth Anders

  • Alicia Lorraine Grayson+2 b. 24 Feb 1953

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Brian Harrington Grayson's Timeline

October 21, 1900
Birkenhead RD, Cheshire, England UK
January 30, 1933
Age 32
January 1989
Age 88
Lewes, East Sussex, England UK