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Name: TWYFORD, Harold

Birth Date: 1873 Stoke on Trent, bapt. 29 May

Death Date: 28 Dec 1954 Brighton

First Date: 1920

Profession: Farmer

Area: Thaba Estate, Ruiru

Married: 1901 Mary Beatrice Leak b. 1872 Louth, Lincs., d. 22 Jan 1955 Aled, Denbighshire

Children: Amy Gertrude (24 June 1902 Nunhead, London- 1972 Elstree); Alice Newbold (1905 Handsworth-1998 Bodmin) ; Harold Thomas Macmillan (5 Oct 1906 Handsworth)

Book Reference: Red 31, Hut, Law, North

War Service: Sherwood Foresters

School: Repton, Jesus Coll., Cambridge

General Information:

Land 1909 - H. Twyford, 4937 acres and (5321 sq. ft.) - Nassour and Segeri Rivers - 19/11/04 - Leasehold for 99 years from 1/9/09 - Registered 7/6/10
Law Report - East Africa - 11/1905 - …… A Mr Twyford owed Plaintiff, Bishendas, Rs. 65 from whom Major Ringer, Defendant, claimed Rs. 75 the value of certain property of his said to have been lost owing to the negligence of Plaintiff's servant while it was under his control. ……
North - Harold Twyford - Land Grant application, Eldama Ravine 19/11/1904
Cambridge Univ. Alumni pens. (age 20) at JESUS, Oct. 1893. [Only] s. of Thomas W. [of Whitmore Hall, Newcastle, Staffs.]. B. [May 4, 1873], at Stoke-on-Trent. School, Repton. Matric. Michs. 1893. Second Lieut., 7th Dragoon Guards, 1900 and 4th North Staffs. Regt. Served in the South African War, 1898-1902. In the Great War, 1914-19 (Major, Sherwood Foresters (Notts. and Derby Regt.) and General List; Asst. Provost-Marshal). Of East Grafton, Marlborough and Whitmore Hall, Newcastle, Staffs. in 1942. (Repton Sch. Reg.; Army Lists.)

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