Grenfell Family History



Alumni Cantabrigiensis

The Members of the University of Cambridge 1751 - 1890:


Their Parentage, Birthplace and Year of Birth, with a record of their Degrees.

Being The Matriculation Register of the University By Joseph Foster, Hon M.A., Oxon. Published 1891.

Grenfell, Edward Charles, Adm. Pens, at TRINITY, May 27 1889. S. of Henry (M.P. of Taplow), of Bacres, Henley-on-Thames. B. may 29, 1870 at Taplow, Bucks. School, Harrow. Matric. .Michs. 1889; B.A. 1892; M.A. 1920. A Director of Morgan, Grenfell and Co., Ltd., bankers, and of the Bank of England. M.P. for the City of London. Created Baron St Just of St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall, June, 1935. Died Nov. 26, 1941, at Henley-on-Thames. (Harrow Sch. Reg.; Who’s Who; The Times, Nov. 28, 1941.)

Grenfell, John Sidney Granville. Adm. Pens, at ST JOHN’S, Oct. 5, 1883. (Youngest) s. of Sidney, Capt. R.N. [and Sarah Matilda Sweetland]. B. [Nov, 30, 1864], at Exmouth, Devon. School, Sherborne (Mr E. M. Young). Matric. Michs. 1883; B.A. 1888; M.A. 1892. Principal of Heath Mount preparatory school, Hampstead, 1896-1918. A very prominent Freemason; Grand Director of Ceremonies in the United Grand Lodge of England, 1912. Died at Cimiez  Apr. 12, 1927 (Sherborne Sch. Reg.; Scott, MSS.; The Times, Apr. 16, 1927.)