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Name: ARONSON, Joseph Gustave

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Birth Date: 9 March 1884 King Williamstown, S. Africa

Death Date: 15 Nov 1944 Nairobi

First Date: 1922

Profession: Managing agent; dirctor of Kenya Breweries since 1923

Area: Box 468, Nairobi

Married: In Hampstead Jan 1921 Netta Adelaide Hart b. 1899 Johannesburg, lady captain of Nairobi Golf Club 1939

Children: John Cecil (1922, killed in action over Anzio 6 Mar 1944); Dorothea Marguerite 'Dot' (Matthews) (1925); Michael Eustace (1927)

Book Reference: KAD, Red 25, Red 31, Macmillan, Red 22, Settlement, Golf

War Service: Royal Flying Corps

General Information:

Macmillan - 1930 - J.G. Aronson Ltd., Brokers, Commission and Estate Agents, Dealers in all kinds of East African Produce - Managing Agents for Ndarugu Coffee and Posho Mills; Timboroa Estates (Saw-Millers); Kasarini Estate Ltd., Kyambu; Nparuru Plantations Ltd., and Sukari Ltd., Kahawa.
Red 22 - Produce Merchants
Nairobi South cemetery - Joseph Gustave Aronson, born 9/3/1884, died 15/11/1944 aged 60
Nairobi South cemetery - Peter Gordon Aronson - in loving memory of Peter Gordon, infant son of Netta and Joseph Aronson, died 8/4/1924 aged 7 months
Red 25 - Committee member, Nairobi Chamber of Commerce.
Red 25 - Secretary and Managing Agent, Kasarini Estate, Kiambu - Coffee Curers
Gazette - Voters List 1936 - Joseph Gustave Aronson, Merchant, Upper Hill Rd., and Mrs Letta [sic] Adelaide Aronson, Married woman, Upper Hill Rd.

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