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Ludford Charles Docker (1860-1940), Chairman of Docker Brothers
1877 The Varnish manufacturing business was established which later became Docker Brothers
After 1881 Ludford Charles Docker joined his brothers in the business
1891 Varnish manufacturer, lodging in Chester
1901 The business of Ludford Charles Docker and Dudley Docker Ltd was in Rotten Park Street, Birmingham
1940 Died in Stratford upon Avon
1937 Bio Note 
DOCKER, Ludford Charles, J.P. for County of Warwick; b. 26th November, 1860, at Smethwick; s. of Ralph Docker, solicitor. Educ.: King Edward's School, Birmingham. Is Chairman of Docker Bros., Ltd.; High Sheriff Warwickshire, 1923-1924; member of Derbyshire County Cricket XI, 1881-1886; member of Warwickshire County ' Eleven, 1887-1896, and visited Australia in 1887; President of W.C.C.C., 1915-1931; m. d. of J. C. Park, C.E., 28th July, 1894; one s., two d. Recreations: Cricket, golf, etc. Clubs: Conservative (London), Conservative (Birmingham). Address: Alveston Leys, Stratford-on-Avon.