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Name: GEE, Charles Dalton

Birth Date: 13.2.1887 Leicester

Death Date: 5.12.1966 Cape Town

First Date: 1937

Profession: Planter; company director

Area: Kiora Estate Kiambu

Married: In Leicester 3 Sep 1913 Marjorie Spencer Gimson b. 5 Aug 1892 Leicester, d. 26 Jan 1975 Leicester

Children: Peggy Dalton (22 Jan 1915 Leicester-1997); Kenneth Dalton (1918 Leicester-1919); Marjorie Suzanne (9 June 1920 Leicester-1993)

Book Reference: Hut, Kiambu Scrapbook, Wolseley-Lewis

General Information:

Kiambu Scrapbook - public company - Loresho-Kiora Plantations founded by Mr C.D. Gee
Wolseley-Lewis - 1930s - The three top estates were Anmer, Kibazi and Kiora. ……………. I had a very difficult job on Kiora, taking down very tall Gravilea Robusta trees, which had been planted as shade, trying to do as little damage as possible.
Gazette 7 Aug 1951 C.D. Gee applied for land at Mackinnon Road
Gazette 1 Oct 1946 Member of Board for Coffee Control
Ancestry Passenger list 1956 Mombasa-London for birthdate
1939 England and Wales Register living with wife in Bilsdon, Leics. He is 'Director Manager Boots and Shoes'

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