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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Sir Henry Shiffner, 8th Baronet 1930-2018

_. Sir Henry Shiffner, 8th Baronet, a company director, died 22 August, 2018, in Valencia, Spain. The baronetcy was created for his ancestor in 1818.

Henry David Shiffner was born 3 February, 1930, son of Maj Sir Henry Shiffner 7th Baronet, by his wife, the former Margaret Mary Gowers (died 1987), daughter of Sir Ernest Gowers, GCB, GBE; succeeded to the baronetcy on his father's death, 1941.

Educated at Rugby and Trinity College, Cambridge.

Married firstly, 1949 (div 1956), Dorothy Jackson, by whom he had a daughter; married 2ndly, 1957 (div 1970), Beryl Milburn, by whom he had a daughter; married thirdly, 1970, Joaquina Ramos Lopez.

He is succeeded in the baronetcy by his cousin once removed, Michael George Edward Shiffner, who was born in 1963.

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