Born1944 Bristol, Gloucestershire
FatherVice Admiral Sir Cecil Charles HUGHES-HALLETT KBE CBE (1898 – 1985)
MotherJoyce Plumer COBBOLD (1909 – 1996)
OccupationProfessor of Mathematics at Harvard University, MA, USA. Author. Professor of Mathematics, University of Arizona and Adjunct Professor at Kennedy School, Harvard.

Biography and Notes

Educated - Cranborne Chase and New Hall College, Cambridge Left in 1966.

Unusually, Deborah was christened on HMS Implacable in Devonport, Plymouth on 17th February 1945 and her baptism was registered at the Royal Dockyard Chapel. Her father was Captain of Implacable at the time. The Godparents were Col. R Bucknall, Capt. C F Norris RN, Mrs Claire Laing and Mrs R Cobbold. Deborah's parents were living at Greysted, Quill Hall Lane, Amersham at the time.

Deborah was confirmed on 3rd January 1962 at the Church of St. Thomas-on-The Bourne, by Rt. Rev. F F Johnston who was assistant Bishop of Guildford.

Life Events

1985Death of father Vice Admiral Sir Cecil Charles HUGHES-HALLETT KBE CBE
1996Death of mother Joyce Plumer COBBOLD

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