Russell, Percy

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1965. PERCY RUSSELL, F.G.A., F.S.A., died suddenly in Dartmouth on 24 September 1964. Born in Leicester in 1890, he was the third son of Samuel Russell, ironfounder. He was...

Cruwys, Margaret Campbell Speke

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1968. Margaret Campbell Speke Cruwys was a Devonian by marriage. She was in her teens when she came with her parents, Colonel and Mrs. Abercrombie, from her native Scotland...

Radford, Cecily

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1968. CECILY RADFORD, who died on the 31st March 1968 after a long illness, was a member of a family who have contributed greatly to the causes for which...

Keble Martin, William

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1970. Rev. W. Keble Martin, Hon.D.Sc., F.L.S., passed over in January 1970, in his ninety-third year, after a long and active life, of which a great part, including his...

Alexander, J. J.

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1942. JOHN JAMES ALEXANDER, M.A., F.R.Hist. SOC., J.P., was the eldest surviving son of Joseph Alexander, J.P.; his mother was Mary Frances Gouldsbury Long, daughter and heiress of Francis...

Laver, Frederick John Murray

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 2009. FREDERICK JOHN MURRAY LAVER, CBE, Hon. DSc, BSc, CEng, FIEE, FBCS We record with sadness the death, aged 93, of Dr Murray Laver, a longstanding member of the...

Skilton, Dean

Obituary Published in DA News Spring 2018. DEAN SKILTON (1958–2017) On the 11th of November 2017, Dean Skilton died peacefully at his home in Exminster aged 58 years. His funeral was held in St...

Bracken, Charles William

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1951. Charles William Bracken, B.A., F.R.E.S., was born at Plymouth 30th June, 1868 and died 6th November, 1950. His long life was spent mainly at Plymouth, to which city...

Read, Herbert Edward

Obituary Published in DA Transactions, 1951. Herbert Edward Read, F.S.A., died on 3rd November, 1950. His craftsmanship in the restoration of ancient church screens, pulpits and pews, and in the execution of modern carvings,...

Worth, Richard Hansford

Contents: Obituary Papers published in Transactions Public domain material Obituary Text published in DA Transactions, 1951. Richard Hansford Worth, M.INST.C.E., F.G.S., was born at Plymouth on 5th November, 1868, and died there on 11th...