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Thomas, (Thomas) George, Viscount Tonypandy (1909-1997), speaker of the House of Commons

Michael C. White

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/68815

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Thomas, (Thomas) George, Viscount Tonypandy (1909-1997), speaker of the House of Commons, was born on 29 January 1909 in Port Talbot, Glamorgan, the second son and fourth of five children of Zacharia Thomas (1881-1925), coalminer, of Carmarthen, and his wife, Emma Jane (1881-1972), daughter of John Tilbury of Clanfield, Hampshire, ...

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