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Grigg, Sir (Percy) James (1890–1964), public servant

H. F. Oxbury

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Grigg, Sir (Percy) James (1890–1964), public servant, was born at 4 Danby Terrace, Withycombe Raleigh, Exmouth, Devon, on 16 December 1890, the eldest of the three sons of Frank Alfred Grigg, a journeyman carpenter, and his wife, Jane Elizabeth Crocker; she was the daughter of a tailor and had been a children's nurse. Shortly after their son was born the ...

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