Symons, Gerald (b. 1926), farmer

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Symons, Gerald (b. 1926), farmer

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        Gerald Symons was born at Atcham, Shropshire, on 8 December 1926, the son of Arthur Denis Symons and his wife Phillis (née Alexander). He was the great-nephew of the writers A. E., Clemence, and Laurence Housman, and has maintained connections with the Housman Society, of which (as of 2018) he is a Vice-President. On Lady Day 1949 he bought a farm at Shillingford in Devon.


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        Symons, Arthur Denis (1891-1951), physician (1891-1951)

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        Symons, Arthur Denis (1891-1951), physician is the parent of Symons, Gerald (b. 1926), farmer

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            Express and Echo, 15 May 1956, p. 7

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