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Name: SIMPSON, Joseph Trevor CBE, Sir

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Birth Date: 9 Jan 1908 Lewisham

Death Date: 10 Apr 1994 Nairobi

First Date: 1926

Profession: Company manager, member of Uganda Leg Co and Min of Economic Affairs, Uganda

Area: Box 68, Nakuru

Married: In Kampala 7 Nov 1940 Enid Florence Danzelman b. 1902 Leytonstone

Book Reference: Red 31, Hut, EA & Rhodesia, Rift Valley

School: Ardingly

General Information:

East Africa & Rhodesia - 3/1/57 - CBE - Joseph Trevor Simpson for public services in Uganda. Went to East Africa in 1926 to join the African Mercantile Co. Ltd., transferring to the Vacuum Oil Co. of South Africa Ltd., six years later, and to the Uganda Co. Ltd. In 1946, becoming general manager in the following year. First became a non-official member of the Uganda Legislative Council in 1941. Has held many prominent posts on public bodies, including those of president of the Uganda Federation of Employees, the Uganda Chamber of Commerce, the Uganda Tea Association, and the Uganda branch of the British Empire Society for the Blind.
Rift Valley - Member of the Rift Valley Sports Club - Jan 1929 - Elected - 15 Jan 1929 - J.T. Simpson

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