Sir Maurice FitzGerald, 2nd Bt.1

M, #103811, b. 5 February 1844, d. 22 October 1916
Last Edited=5 Apr 2011
     Sir Maurice FitzGerald, 2nd Bt. was born on 5 February 1844.2 He was the son of Sir Peter George FitzGerald, 1st Bt. and Julia Hussey.3 He married Amelia Catherine Bischoffsheim, daughter of Henri Louis Bischoffsheim, on 4 October 1882.2 He died on 22 October 1916 at age 72.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Rifle Brigade.2 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet FitzGerald, of Valencia, co. Kerry [U.K., 1880] on 6 August 1880.2 He succeeded to the title of 20th Knight of Kerry on 6 August 1880.2 He was Equerry to HRH The Duke of Connaught.2 He fought in the Ashanti War, as Aide-de-Camp to Sir Archibald Alison, and was mentioned in despatches.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Cambridgeshire.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of County Carlow.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Kerry.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Suffolk.2 He was invested as a Commander, Royal Victorian Order (C.V.O.).2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Carlow.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of County Kerry.2

Children of Sir Maurice FitzGerald, 2nd Bt. and Amelia Catherine Bischoffsheim

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1437. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Lord Richard Wellesley1

M, #103812, b. 30 September 1879, d. 29 October 1914
Last Edited=9 Oct 2011
     Captain Lord Richard Wellesley was born on 30 September 1879.2 He was the son of Colonel Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Emily Bulkeley Williams.1 He married Louise Nesta Pamela FitzGerald, daughter of Sir Maurice FitzGerald, 2nd Bt. and Amelia Catherine Bischoffsheim, on 30 April 1908.2 He died on 29 October 1914 at age 35, from wounds received in action.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Grenadier Guards.2 He fought in the Boer War in 1900.2 He fought in the First World War in 1914.2

Children of Captain Lord Richard Wellesley and Louise Nesta Pamela FitzGerald

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2973. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Major Richard Wellesley1

M, #103813, b. 22 June 1920, d. 1984
Last Edited=10 Apr 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Major Richard Wellesley was born on 22 June 1920.2 He was the son of W/Cdr. Lord George Wellesley and Louise Nesta Pamela FitzGerald.1 He married, firstly, Ruth Haig-Thomas, daughter of Peter Haig-Thomas and Lady Alexandra Henrietta Alice Agar, on 30 April 1948.2 He and Ruth Haig-Thomas were divorced in 1970.2 He married, secondly, Jill Burton, daughter of Group Captain E. Burton, in 1970.2 He died in 1984.2
     He gained the rank of Major in 1939 in the service of the Royal Artillery (Territorial Army).2 He fought in the Second World War between 1939 and 1945.2 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1941.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Berkshire in 1954.2 He held the office of High Sheriff of Berkshire in 1955.2

Children of Major Richard Wellesley and Ruth Haig-Thomas

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2974. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Ruth Haig-Thomas1

F, #103814, d. 17 July 2008
Last Edited=18 Aug 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Ruth Haig-Thomas was the daughter of Peter Haig-Thomas and Lady Alexandra Henrietta Alice Agar.1 She married Major Richard Wellesley, son of W/Cdr. Lord George Wellesley and Louise Nesta Pamela FitzGerald, on 30 April 1948.2 She and Major Richard Wellesley were divorced in 1970.2 She died on 17 July 2008 at Fairford, Gloucestershire, England.3
      From 30 April 1948, her married name became Wellesley.

Children of Ruth Haig-Thomas and Major Richard Wellesley

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2974. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Peter Haig-Thomas1

M, #103815, d. 10 January 1959
Last Edited=14 Nov 2014
     Peter Haig-Thomas was the son of John Howard Thomas and Rose Helen Haig. He married Lady Alexandra Henrietta Alice Agar, daughter of Sidney James Agar, 4th Earl of Normanton and Lady Amy Frederica Alice Byng, on 12 April 1917. He and Lady Alexandra Henrietta Alice Agar were divorced in 1951. He died on 10 January 1959.
     He lived at Broomy Hall, Dalton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England.1

Children of Peter Haig-Thomas and Lady Alexandra Henrietta Alice Agar

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1656. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.


Lady Eileen Wellesley1

F, #103816, b. 13 February 1887, d. 31 October 1952
Last Edited=8 May 2011
     Lady Eileen Wellesley was born on 13 February 1887.2 She was the daughter of Colonel Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Emily Bulkeley Williams.3,1 She married Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde, son of Sir Julian Walter Orde, on 11 September 1916.2 She died on 31 October 1952 at age 65.2

Children of Lady Eileen Wellesley and Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2974. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, DeBretts Peerage, 1949.

Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde1

M, #103817, d. 19 December 1968
Last Edited=19 Apr 2002
     Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde was the son of Sir Julian Walter Orde.2 He married Lady Eileen Wellesley, daughter of Colonel Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Emily Bulkeley Williams, on 11 September 1916.2 He died on 19 December 1968.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Flying Corps.2

Children of Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde and Lady Eileen Wellesley

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 2974. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Julian Orde1

F, #103818, b. 1918
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Julian Orde was born in 1918.1 She is the daughter of Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde and Lady Eileen Wellesley.1

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.

Jane Orde1

F, #103819, b. 1921
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Jane Orde was born in 1921.1 She is the daughter of Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde and Lady Eileen Wellesley.1 She married Major David Henry Macindoe in 1944.1

Child of Jane Orde and Major David Henry Macindoe

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.

Major David Henry Macindoe1

M, #103820
Last Edited=28 Apr 2001
     Major David Henry Macindoe married Jane Orde, daughter of Captain Cuthbert Julian Orde and Lady Eileen Wellesley, in 1944.1

Child of Major David Henry Macindoe and Jane Orde

Citations

  1. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1099. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.