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Egerton Spenser Grey

(1863-1950), Barrister

Sitter in 3 portraits

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Egerton Spenser Grey, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x121737

Egerton Spenser Grey

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 7 July 1922
NPG x121737

Egerton Spenser Grey, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x121738

Egerton Spenser Grey

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 7 July 1922
NPG x121738

Egerton Spenser Grey, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x121739

Egerton Spenser Grey

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 7 July 1922
NPG x121739

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Richard Grey (great grandson)

03 February 2021, 18:25

Egerton Spencer Grey was born on 4 April 1863. He was the son of Lt.-Col. Francis Douglas Grey and Sarah Mowatt. He married Ethel Harriet Wigan, daughter of Sir Frederick Wigan, 1st Bt. and Mary Harriett Blunt, on 23 April 1890. He died on 11 May 1950 at age 87.
He was a practising barrister. He was awarded the Officier, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur. He was Controller Clearing Office (Germany.) He was Administrator Austrian, Hungarian and Bulgarian Property under Peace Treaties. He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1922. He was Director of the Russian Claims Department between 1923 and 1925.

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