Claude Evan (Arthur) Loombe, CMG[1, 2, 3]

Male 1905 - 1978  (72 years)


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  • Name Claude Evan (Arthur) Loombe 
    Suffix CMG 
    Born 9 Aug 1905  Norwich, Norfolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The birth of Claude Evan Loombe was registered Jul-Aug-Sep 1905, Norwich, Norfolk, England, v. 4b, p. 181.
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Feb 1978  Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • DOD from UK probate.
    • Obituary says while on holiday in Portugal
    • Tribute in The Times [London], 4 Mar 1978, p. 16.
    Notes 
    • Occupation: banker. Chartered Bank; Reserve Bank of India during WWII, in charge of foreign exchange control for Iran; middle east specialist, Bank of England; - 1975, Chairman, British Bank of the Middle East.
    • Residence of parents: Norwich, England
    • Overseas registry, 8 Nov 1943, employed by the Ministry of Finance, Official Iraq Government; address: c/o British Embassy, Baghdad, Iraq.
    • Claude E. Loombe attended the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, 1-22 Jul 1944, as a member of the Iraq delegation. Described as: Comptroller of Exchange and Currency Officer; British subject; previously banker with the Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China (1930s); exchange control officer, Reserve Bank of India (1942?). (Kurt Schuler and Mark Bernkopf, "Who Was at Bretton Woods," Center for Financial Stability, 1 Jul 2014).
    • Claude Evan Loombe, Esq., adviser to the Bank of England, awarded Companion, Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, London Gazette, 10 Jun 1961, p. 4146.
    • Residence: at DOD, 64 Shepherds Way, Liphook, Hampshire, England UK
    • Deirdre C. E Loombe, Zoe I Loombe and Claude E. Loombe, 10 Maori Road, Guildford, Surrey are on the 1961, 1962 England electoral register.
    • 1911 England Census for the household at 11 Trix Road, Norwich, headed by Catherine Jane Loombe, 43, widowed, private means; son Cecil Arthur Loombe, 17, commercial clerk; daughter Olive Teresa Loombe, 12, pupil; son Claude Evan Loombe, 5, all single; step-mother Sarah Jermy, 81, all b. Norwich.
    • 1921 Census Of England & Wales includes: Claude Evan Loombe, b. 1905, Norwich, Norfolk; Catherine Jane Loombe, b. 1867, Norwich; Cecil Arthur Loombe, b. 1893, Norwich; in a household in Norwich, Norfolk.
    Person ID I3118  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2022 

    Father Arthur Thomas (Thomas) Loombe,   b. 17 Jul 1859, Norfolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1908, Norwich, Norfolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Catherine Jane Jermy,   b. Abt 1868, Norwich, Norfolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1925, Croydon, Surrey, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Jul 1890  Norwich, Norfolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ZoŽ Isabella (Robert) Hotchkis,   b. 06 Jun 1913, Mid-Dyke-Bar, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 2003, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 08 Feb 1936  St. Andrews Scots Kirk, Colombo, 73 Galle Rd, Ceylon/Sri Lanka Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage notice in The Times [London], 12 Feb 1936, p. 1.
    Children 
     1. Deirdra Catherine E. (Claude) Loombe,   b. 12 Oct 1939, St. Andrews, Scotland UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1999, Chichester, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
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    Last Modified 15 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F1317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Aug 1905 - Norwich, Norfolk, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 08 Feb 1936 - St. Andrews Scots Kirk, Colombo, 73 Galle Rd, Ceylon/Sri Lanka Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1978 - Portugal Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Claude Evan Loombe 1978 UK Probate
    Claude Evan Loombe 1978 UK Probate

  • Sources 
    1. [S82] UK National Probate Calendar Indexes, 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

    2. [S154] 1921 Census of England and Wales - 19 Jun 1921.

    3. [S119] 1911 England Census.