Sir William Neal, 1st Baronet

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Sir William Phené Neal, 1st Baronet (22 October 1860 – 7 July 1942), was a British businessman and Lord Mayor of London.

Neal published The Food Supply of the Nation in 1924.[1] He served as Sheriff of London in 1929–30 and as Lord Mayor of London between 1930 and 1931. He was created a baronet, of Cherry Hinton in the County of Cambridge, in 1931.[2] He died in July 1942, aged 81, when the baronetcy became extinct.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google Books
  2. ^ "No. 33768". The London Gazette. 3 November 1931. p. 7071. 
Civic offices
Preceded by
Sir William Waterlow
Lord Mayor of London
1930–1931
Succeeded by
Sir Maurice Jenks
Baronetage of the United Kingdom
New creation Baronet
(of Cherry Hinton)
1931–1942
Extinct