28th Generation


160. Cuthbert Edward "Dennis, Tuff" Wrangham CBE9 was born on 16 December 1906. He died on 10 February 1982 at the age of 75. Cuthbert Edward Wrangham, C.B.E. Born December 16th 1907. Educated Eton College and King's College, Cambridge, 1926-29; BA, 1929; LL.D. (Hon.) Wilberforce College, Ohio, 1957. Joined C. Tennant Sons & Co. Ltd, 1929; appointed a director 1936. With the Ministry of Aircraft Production during W.W.II. Director of the Marine & General Mutual Life Assurance Soc., 1944. C.B.E. 1946. Chairman, Shelbourne Hotel Ltd, Dublin, 1947. Director, Power-Gas Corp. Ltd, 1952; vice-chairman 1957; managing director, 1959. Member, Monopolies Commission, 1954-57. Chairman of Short Bros. and Harland Ltd, 1961. Author of 'East Farleigh and Two Families', an account of the Wilberforce and Wrangham families in their connection with East Farleigh, Kent (privately printed; Catterick, 1974). Married 1stly July 19th 1935 (dissolved) Teresa Jane Cotton, daughter of Ralph Cotton. Married 2ndly March 3rd 1958 Jean Ursula Margaret Behrens, younger daughter of Lieutenant Colonel T.T. Behrens. Died February 10th 1982. - Avendano

He formed an important collection of Wilberforce papers, now on loan to the Bodleian. He was also known as Tuff

Cuthbert Edward "Dennis, Tuff" Wrangham CBE and Teresa Jane Cotton were married on 19 July 1935. Teresa Jane Cotton (private).

Cuthbert Edward "Dennis, Tuff" Wrangham CBE and Teresa Jane Cotton had the following children:

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James Russell Wrangham was born on 8 June 1938.

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George Dennis Wrangham.

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(Francis) Charles Wrangham.

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Elizabeth M Wrangham.

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Anne Teresa Wrangham.

Cuthbert Edward "Dennis, Tuff" Wrangham CBE and Jean Ursula Margaret Behrens were married on 3 March 1958. Jean Ursula Margaret Behrens (private).