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Leonard Henry Alden
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Birth: 1873
Death: Jul. 21, 1937

Mayor of Oxford from 1936 to 1937. He was educated privately and then at the Oxford Central School. Alden was President of the Master Butchers' Association, and acted as Cattle Judge in Reading, Northampton, Wellington in Shropshire, and finally at Smithfield (19356). His business was described as "probably the biggest butchering business under one roof in England". He was Chairman of South Hinksey Parish Council from 1898 to 1908, and a Liberal Oxford City Councillor from 1919 to 1936. While on the council he was Chairman of the Farm Committee (1920-5), Vice-Chairman of the Watch Committee (19226) and Chairman of the Highways Committee and the Sewers and Lighting Committee (19316). In 1935 he was Chairman of Oxford Liberal Association.
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  Emily Penn Alden (____ - 1937)
Wolvercote Cemetery
City of Oxford
Oxfordshire, England
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Record added: Jun 06, 2009
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Leonard Henry Alden
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Leonard Henry Alden
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Leonard Henry Alden
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