Reference Entry

Cadbury, Laurence John (1889-1982), chocolate and food manufacturer

Robert Fitzgerald

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Cadbury, Laurence John (1889-1982), chocolate and food manufacturer, was born at Woodbrook, Northfield, King's Norton, Birmingham, on 30 March 1889, the first son of George Cadbury (1839-1922), chocolate and food manufacturer, and his second wife, Elizabeth Mary, née Taylor (1858-1951) Cadbury, Dame Elizabeth Mary. He was educated at Leighton Park, ...

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