Mr Horace Charles Sydney Tyler


Mr Horace Charles Sydney Tyler

Personal Name

Tyler, Horace Charles Sydney

Birth Date


Death Date



Assistant hosiery manufacturer (1901 census)
Hosiery manufacturer (1911 census)

Home address

Elmcroft, Kirby Fields, Kirby Muxloe (Kelly's, 1916)
The Homestead, Manor Road (LLPS Transactions, 1921)

Corporate name

The Tyler Trust
William Tyler, Sons & Co. (Kelly's, 1916)

Business address

25-31 King Street, Leicester, Leicestershire (Kelly's, 1916)


Family group donation of £20,000 as The Tyler Trust. "In memory of their father; to found a "William Tyler" Chair of Commerce" (Annual Report, 1922)

College appointments

College Committee, 1920
Court of Governors, 1922-
College Council, 1932-
Vice President, 1938-

Associated organisations

Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society, 1914-


1911 Census for England and Wales
Annual Report (1922)
Civil Registration Death Index for England and Wales
Kelly's Directory of Leicestershire and Rutland, 1916, p. 488.
Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society Transactions, vol. 20 (1919), p. 64; vol. 22 (1921), p. 16.
University of Leicester Archive, minutes (1921-1922, green copy); M-1; M-2; P-AR.

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