Henry Hugh Arthur FitzRoy Somerset, 10th Duke of Beaufort1

M, #102351, b. 4 April 1900, d. 5 February 1984
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
Henry Somerset, 10th Duke of Beaufort
by John Whitlock Codner 2
     Henry Hugh Arthur FitzRoy Somerset, 10th Duke of Beaufort was born on 4 April 1900 at Hamilton, Scotland.1 He was the son of Henry Adelbert Wellington FitzRoy Somerset, 9th Duke of Beaufort and Louise Emily Harford.4 He married Lady Victoria Constance Mary Cambridge, Princess of Teck, daughter of Lt.-Col. Sir Adolphus Charles Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge and Lady Margaret Evelyn Grosvenor, on 14 June 1923 at St. Margaret's Church, Westminster, London, England.1 He died on 5 February 1984 at age 83 at Badminton House, London, England, without issue.5
     He was styled as Marquess of Worcester between 1900 and 1924.4 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.5 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.5 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) in 1923.6 He succeeded to the title of 12th Marquess of Worcester [E., 1643] on 24 November 1924.5 He succeeded to the title of 10th Duke of Beaufort [E., 1682] on 24 November 1924.1,5 He succeeded to the title of 16th Earl of Worcester [E., 1514] on 24 November 1924.5 He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Botetourt [E., 1305] on 24 November 1924.5 He succeeded to the title of 18th Lord Herbert [E., 1461] on 24 November 1924.5 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) in 1927.6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1930.6 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1936.6 He held the office of Master of the Horse between 1936 and 1984.6 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1937.6 He held the office of Steward of Tewkesbury between 1948 and 1984.6 He was decorated with the award of the Royal Victorian Chain in 1953.6 He was invested as a Knight, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (K.St.J.).6 He held the office of Chancellor of Bristol University in 1965.6 He was Honorary Colonel of the 21st (Royal Gloucestershire Hussars) Armoured Car Company, Territorial Army between 1969 and 1971.6 He held the office of Hereditary Keeper of Raglan Castle.6 He held the office of Lord High Steward of Tewkesbury.6 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire.6 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Bristol.6 He held the office of Lord High Steward of Gloucestershire.6 He held the office of Lord High Steward of Bristol.6 He was Honorary Colonel of the Warwickshire Yeomanry between 1971 and 1972.6 He was Master of Foxhounds, Beaufort.6 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire between 1974 and 1984.6
     On his death, the Baronies of Botetourt and Herbert fell into abeyance between the descendants of his sisters. The Barony of Herbert came out of abeyance in 2002.5

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 2, page 533. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 57. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 77. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  6. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Sophie Vladimirovna Kleinmichel, Countess Kleinmichel1

F, #102352, b. 27 March 1930
Last Edited=28 Mar 2005
     Sophie Vladimirovna Kleinmichel, Countess Kleinmichel was born on 27 March 1930 at London, England.1 She is the daughter of Vladimir Petrovich Kleinmichel, Count Kleinmichel and Marie Gräfin von Carlow.1 She married Philip Henry Russell Goodman, son of Sir Victor Martin Reeves Goodman and Julian Morrell, on 17 May 1957 at London, England.2,3
     She gained the title of Countess Kleinmichel.1 From 17 May 1957, her married name became Goodman.

Children of Sophie Vladimirovna Kleinmichel, Countess Kleinmichel and Philip Henry Russell Goodman

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 2, page 521. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 2, page 521, says 7 March 1957.
  3. [S1192] Philip Goodman, "re: Goodman/Leigh Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 28 March 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Goodman/Leigh Families."

Helen White1

F, #102353, d. 9 August 1808
Last Edited=19 Oct 2014
     Helen White was the daughter of Simon White and Frances Jane Eyre.1 She married Richard Newenham, son of John Newenham and Harriet Vereker.2 She died on 9 August 1808.2
      Her married name became Newenham.1

Child of Helen White and Richard Newenham

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 21. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S4439] Simon Melville, "re: Smyth Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 21 January 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Smyth Family."

Hon. John Spencer1

M, #102354, b. 12 January 1960, d. 12 January 1960
Last Edited=19 Aug 2005
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. John Spencer was born on 12 January 1960.1 He was the son of Edward John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer and Hon. Frances Ruth Burke Roche. He died on 12 January 1960.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2674. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Katharine Hamilton1

F, #102355, b. 25 February 1900, d. 28 April 1985
Last Edited=17 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.43%
     Lady Katharine Hamilton was born on 25 February 1900.2 She was the daughter of James Albert Edward Hamilton, 3rd Duke of Abercorn and Lady Rosaline Cecilia Caroline Bingham.2,1 She married Lt.-Col. Sir Reginald Henry Seymour, son of Sir George Evelyn Seymour and Evelyn Elizabeth Campbell, on 6 August 1930.2 She died on 28 April 1985 at age 85.2
     She held the office of Lady of the Bedchamber to HM Queen Mary between 1927 and 1930.2 She held the office of Extra Lady of the Bedchamber between 1930 and 1953.2 From 6 August 1930, her married name became Seymour. She held the office of Woman of the Bedchamber to HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother between 1937 and 1960.2 She held the office of Extra Woman of the Bedchamber between 1960 and 1985.2 She was invested as a Dame Commander, Royal Victorian Order (D.C.V.O.) in 1961.2

Children of Lady Katharine Hamilton and Lt.-Col. Sir Reginald Henry Seymour

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3811. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 6. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


James Edward Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn1

M, #102356, b. 29 February 1904, d. 4 June 1979
Last Edited=14 Jan 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.43%
James Hamilton, 4th Duke of Hamilton
B&W negative, by Bassano, 7 December 19602
     James Edward Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn was born on 29 February 1904.1 He was the son of James Albert Edward Hamilton, 3rd Duke of Abercorn and Lady Rosaline Cecilia Caroline Bingham.3 He was baptised in 1904 with HM King Edward VII of the United Kingdom as his sponsor.3 He married Lady Mary Katherine Crichton, daughter of Lt.-Col. Henry William Crichton, Viscount Crichton and Lady Mary Cavendish Grosvenor, on 9 February 1928 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields Church, Covent Garden, London, England.3,4 He died on 4 June 1979 at age 75.3
     He was styled as Lord Paisley in 1905.1 He was styled as Marquess of Hamilton between 1913 and 1953. He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Regular Army Reserve of Officers.3 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Tyrone in 1946.3 He held the office of County Councillor for County Tyrone in 1946.3 He held the office of Member of the Senate [Northern Ireland] in 1949.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of County Tyrone in 1950.3 He succeeded to the title of 4th Duke of Abercorn [I., 1868] on 12 September 1953.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Marquess of Hamilton, of Strabane, co. Tyrone [I., 1868] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 9th Baronet Hamilton, of Donalong, co. Tyrone and of Nenagh, co. Tipperary [I., 1660] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 13th Lord Paisley, Hamilton, Mountcashell and Kirkpatrick [S., 1606] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 8th Baron Mountcastle, co. Tyrone [I., 1701] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 13th Earl of Abercorn [S., 1606] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 8th Viscount Strabane [I., 1701] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 13th Lord Paisley, co. Renfrew [S., 1587] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 14th Lord Hamilton, Baron of Strabane, co. Tyrone [I., 1617] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 5th Marquess of Abercorn [G.B., 1790] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 13th Lord Abercorn, co. Linlithgow [S., 1603] on 12 September 1953. He succeeded to the title of 6th Viscount Hamilton [G.B., 1786] on 12 September 1953. He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in 1963 in the service of the 5th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (Territorial Army).3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of County Tyrone in 1975.3

Children of James Edward Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn and Lady Mary Katherine Crichton

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 10. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S140] National Portrait Gallery, London, online http://www.npg.org.uk. Hereinafter cited as National Portrait Gallery.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 6. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 2. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Richard Devonsher Newenham1

M, #102357, d. November 1835
Last Edited=19 Oct 2014
     Richard Devonsher Newenham was the son of Richard Newenham and Helen White.1

Citations

  1. [S4439] Simon Melville, "re: Smyth Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 21 January 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Smyth Family."

General Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond1

M, #102358, b. 9 December 1764, d. 28 August 1819
Last Edited=9 Jul 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.07%
General Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond 2
     General Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond was born on 9 December 1764 at Scotland.3 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox and Lady Louisa Kerr.1 He married Lady Charlotte Gordon, daughter of Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon and Jane Maxwell, on 9 September 1789.1 He died on 28 August 1819 at age 54 at Richmond, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, from rabies, after being bitten by a pet fox.4,1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in 1789 in the service of the 35th Foot.1 In 1789 he dueled with Frederick, Duke of York.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Chichester between 1790 and 1806.1 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to King George III between 1795 and 1798.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1798.1 He was Colonel of the 35th Foot between 1803 and 1819.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1805.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of March [E., 1675] on 29 December 1806.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Duke of Richmond [E., 1675] on 29 December 1806.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Duke of Lennox [S., 1675] on 29 December 1806.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron of Settrington, co. York [E., 1675] on 29 December 1806.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord of Torboulton [S., 1675] on 29 December 1806.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Duc d'Aubigny, de Berri [France, 1684] on 29 December 1806.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Darnley [S., 1675] on 29 December 1806.1 He held the office of High Steward of Chichester in 1807.1 He was Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland between 1807 and 1813.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1812.1 He held the office of Governor of Hull between 1813 and 1814.1 He gained the rank of General in 1814.1 He held the office of Governor of Plymouth between 1814 and 1819.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Sussex between 1816 and 1819.1 He held the office of Governor-General of Canada between 1818 and 1819.1

Children of General Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond and Lady Charlotte Gordon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3335. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume X, page 842. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume X, page 844.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox1

M, #102359, b. circa 1738, d. 25 March 1805
Last Edited=29 Aug 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Lt.-Gen. Lord George Lennox 2
     Lt.-Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox was born circa 1738.3 He was the son of General Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond and Lady Sarah Cadogan.4 He married Lady Louisa Kerr, daughter of General William Henry Kerr, 4th Marquess of Lothian and Lady Caroline Darcy, on 25 December 1759.4 He died on 25 March 1805.3
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Sussex.4

Children of Lt.-Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox and Lady Louisa Kerr

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 31. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume X, page 842.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3335. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Louisa Kerr1

F, #102360, b. 1738, d. 1830
Last Edited=23 May 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
Lady Louisa Lennox 2
     Lady Louisa Kerr was born in 1738. She was the daughter of General William Henry Kerr, 4th Marquess of Lothian and Lady Caroline Darcy.1,3 She married Lt.-Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox, son of General Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond and Lady Sarah Cadogan, on 25 December 1759.4 She died in 1830.
      From 25 December 1759, her married name became Lennox.

Children of Lady Louisa Kerr and Lt.-Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 31. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2402. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]