Frederick George Mann

Birth Name Frederick George Mann
Call Name F. G.
Gender male
Age at Death 84 years, 9 months


Educated at Battersea Polytechnic Secondary School for Boys. His degree in Science at Battersea Polytechnic was interrupted by WW1 and he got second class honours. He continued to get a Ph.D in Chemistry in Downing College, Cambridge, under Sir William Pope. His work was on organic compounds. He moved to Trinity college in 1930 where he got a fellowship. Elected F.R.S in 1947.

2nd Lieutenant in Royal Engineers special gas division in WW1.

He suffered from from Dupuytren's Contracture causing difficulties with his hands. In later life he had Alzheimer's disease.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 29 Jun 1897 West Norwood, London, England    
Baptism 26 Aug 1900 St. Luke, West Norwood, London, England   1
Death 29 Mar 1982 Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father William Clarence Herbert Mann5 Apr 186530 Aug 1932
Mother Elizabeth Anne Casswell17 Dec 18685 Mar 1930
    Brother     Herbert Clarence Mann 26 Nov 1894 8 Dec 1974
         Frederick George Mann 29 Jun 1897 29 Mar 1982
    Sister     Mildred Kate Mann 2 Feb 1900 15 Apr 1983
    Sister     Phyllis Mary Mann 11 Apr 1906 21 Jan 1987


Family of Frederick George Mann and Margaret Reid Shackleton

Married Wife Margaret Reid Shackleton ( * 3 Jul 1898 + 26 Jan 1950 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 16 Aug 1930 Golders Green, London, England    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Shirley Margaret Shackleton Mann30 Apr 19321 Dec 1986
Carola Mary Shackleton Mann7 Apr 19347 May 2012

Family of Frederick George Mann and [Private] Thornber

Married Wife [Private] Thornber ( * + ... )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Elizabeth Hilary Frances Mann25 Jul 195428 Feb 1993


Date Street Locality City State/ Province County Postal Code Country Phone Sources
1947 22 Barrow Road   Cambridge            


Type Value Notes Sources
Nickname F G