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Shuckburgh, John Evelyn.
Adm. at KING'S, a scholar from Eton, Oct. 10, 1896.
Elder s. of Evelyn Shirley (above), Fellow of Emmanuel, of Grantchester, Cambridge.
B. Mar. 18, 1877, at Eton.
Matric. Michs. 1896; B.A. (Class.
Trip., Pt I, 1st Class) 1899; M.A. 1906.
Junior Clerk (Store Dept.) in the India Office, 1900; private secretary to the Perm.
Under-Secretary of State, 1902; Senior Clerk (Political Dept.) 1906; Editor, telegraphic code, 1907-12; Assistant Secretary (Political Dept.), 1912-17; Secretary (Political Dept.), 1917-21.
C.B., 1918; K.C.M.G., 1922.
Transferred to the Colonial Office, 1921; Acting Assistant Under-Secretary of State, 1921-31; Deputy Under-Secretary of State, 1931-42.
Appointed Governor of Nigeria, 1939, but did not assume office owing to the war; retired, 1942.
Married, 1906, Lilian Violet, dau. of A. G. Peskett, Fellow of Magdalene.
Of 37a, Connaught Street, London, W., in 1952.
Brother of the next.
(Eton Sch.
Lists; I.C.S. Lists; King's Coll. Reg.; Who's Who
; Burke, P. and B.)
Approx. lifespan: 1877–1953
Adm King's College a scholar from Sch: Eton 1896:10:10
Elder s. of Evelyn Shirley SHUCKBURGH (above), Fellow of: : Emmanuel College of Grantchester, CB, [Cambridgeshire],
b. Eton, [Buckinghamshire], 1877:03:18
Matric 1896:10MT:
BA Class.Trip. Pt I, 1st Class 1899
MA 1906
Junior Clerk: ( Store Department ) in India Office 1900
Sec. to: : Perm.
Under-Sec. of: : State 1902
Senior Clerk: (Political Department ) 1906
Editor: telegraphic code 1907-12
Assistant Sec.: (Political Department ) 1912-17
Sec.: (Political Department ) 1917-21
CB 1918
KCMG 1922
Transferred to Colonial Office 1921
Acting Assistant Under-Sec. of: : State 1921-31
Deputy Under-Sec. of: : State 1931-42
Appointed Governor of: Nigeria , 1939 but did not assume office owing to the war; retired1942
m. 1906 Lilian Violet PESKETT dau. of A. G. PESKETT Fellow of: : Magdalene College
Of 37 a Connaught Street, London , W., in1952
brother of Robert Shirley SHUCKBURGH (1899)
( Eton School Lists; I.C.S. Lists; King's College Reg.; Who's Who ; Burke, P. and B .)
[add:] d. 1953:02:08 [:add]
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