Edward Kenelm Digby, 11th Baron Digby of Geashill1

M, #106201, b. 1 August 1894, d. 29 January 1964
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Edward Kenelm Digby, 11th Baron Digby of Geashill was born on 1 August 1894.2 He was the son of Edward Henry Trafalgar Digby, 10th Baron Digby of Geashill and Emily Beryl Sissy Hood.2 He married Hon. Constance Pamela Alice Bruce, daughter of Major Henry Campbell Bruce, 2nd Baron Aberdare of Duffryn and Constance Mary Beckett, on 1 July 1919.3 He died on 29 January 1964 at age 69.2
     He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches twice and was wounded twice.2 He was Adjutant of the 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards between 1915 and 1918.2 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.) (and bar (1918)) in 1916.2 He gained the rank of Acting Major in 1918.2 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1919.2 He was Aide-de-Camp to the General Officer Commanding, Aldershot between 1919 and 1920.2 He was Military Secretary to the Governor-General of Australia between 1920 and 1923.2 He succeeded to the title of 11th Baron Digby of Geashill, King's County [I., 1620] on 11 May 1920.4 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baron Digby of Sherborne, co. Dorset [G.B., 1765] on 11 May 1920.4 He was admitted to Genetlemen-at-Arms in 1939.2 He was Assistant Inspector of Infantry, War Office between 1939 and 1942.2 He was Inspector of Infantry Training Establishments, War Office between 1942 and 1944.2 He was decorated with the award of the Territorial Decoration (T.D.) in 1945.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Dorset.2 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Coldstream Guards.2 He was vice-chairman of the Dorset County Council between 1951 and 1955.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Dorset between 1953 and 1964.2 He was chairman of the Dorset County Council between 1955 and 1962.2 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1960.2 He was invested as a Knight of Justice, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.) in 1961.2

Children of Edward Kenelm Digby, 11th Baron Digby of Geashill and Hon. Constance Pamela Alice Bruce

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1144. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Winston Churchill1

M, #106202, b. 10 October 1940, d. 2 March 2010
Last Edited=13 Mar 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Winston Churchill was born on 10 October 1940 at Chequers, England.1 He was the son of Major Hon. Randolph Frederick Edward Churchill and Hon. Pamela Beryl Digby.1 He married, firstly, Mary Caroline d'Erlanger, daughter of Sir Gerard John Regis Leo d'Erlanger and Gladys Sammut, on 15 July 1964.1 He and Mary Caroline d'Erlanger were divorced on 21 February 1997.1 He married, secondly, Luce Danielson on 25 July 1997.1 He died on 2 March 2010 at age 69, from cancer.2
     He was also known as Winston Spencer Churchill. He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He wrote the book The Six Days War, published between 1960 and 1968, as coauthor.1 He was a journalist (special writer for The Times) in 1969.1 He held the office of Parliamentary Private Secretary between 1970 and 1972, to the Minister of Housing and Construction.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Stretford between 1970 and 1983.1 He held the office of Parliamentary Private Secretary between 1972 and 1973, to the Minister of State Foreign and Commonwealth Office.1 He held the office of Conservative Party Defense Spokesperson between 1976 and 1978.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Manchester Davyhulme between 1983 and 1997.1 He held the office of Member of the Select Committee of Defense between 1983 and 1997.1

Children of Winston Churchill and Mary Caroline d'Erlanger

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S203] Announcements, The Times, London, U.K., 3 March 2010. Hereinafter cited as The Times.

Mary Caroline d'Erlanger1

F, #106203
Last Edited=8 Nov 2008
     Mary Caroline d'Erlanger is the daughter of Sir Gerard John Regis Leo d'Erlanger and Gladys Sammut.1,2 She married Winston Churchill, son of Major Hon. Randolph Frederick Edward Churchill and Hon. Pamela Beryl Digby, on 15 July 1964.1 She and Winston Churchill were divorced on 21 February 1997.1
      Mary Caroline d'Erlanger also went by the nick-name of 'Minnie'. From 15 July 1964, her married name became Churchill.

Children of Mary Caroline d'Erlanger and Winston Churchill

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Sir Gerard John Regis Leo d'Erlanger1

M, #106204, b. 1 June 1906, d. 15 December 1962
Last Edited=8 Nov 2008
Sir Gerard d'Erlanger 2
     Sir Gerard John Regis Leo d'Erlanger was born on 1 June 1906.3 He was the son of Baron Emile Beaumont d'Erlanger.3 He married Gladys Sammut in 1937.3 He died on 15 December 1962 at age 56.3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3 He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1943.1 He was managing director of BEA between 1946 and 1947.3 He was chairman of BEA between 1947 and 1949.3 He was chairman of BOAC between 1956 and 1960.3 He was invested as a Knight Bachelor in 1958.3 He lived in 1962 at 11 Hyde Park Street, London, England.3

Child of Sir Gerard John Regis Leo d'Erlanger and Gladys Sammut

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Lieutenant Randolph Leonard Churchill1

M, #106205, b. 22 January 1965
Last Edited=29 Oct 2007
     Lieutenant Randolph Leonard Churchill was born on 22 January 1965.1 He is the son of Winston Churchill and Mary Caroline d'Erlanger.1 He married Catherine Z. Lancaster, daughter of Antony Lancaster, on 21 March 1992 at Westerham, Kent, England.1,2
     He was also known as Randolph Leonard Spencer Churchill. He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Royal Navy.1

Children of Lieutenant Randolph Leonard Churchill and Catherine Z. Lancaster

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.


Catherine Z. Lancaster1

F, #106206
Last Edited=29 Oct 2007
     Catherine Z. Lancaster is the daughter of Antony Lancaster.1 She married Lieutenant Randolph Leonard Churchill, son of Winston Churchill and Mary Caroline d'Erlanger, on 21 March 1992 at Westerham, Kent, England.1,2
      From 21 March 1992, her married name became Churchill.1,2

Children of Catherine Z. Lancaster and Lieutenant Randolph Leonard Churchill

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Antony Lancaster1

M, #106207
Last Edited=23 Mar 2002

Child of Antony Lancaster

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Serena Barbara Churchill1

F, #106208, b. 12 May 1996
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Serena Barbara Churchill was born on 12 May 1996.1 She is the daughter of Lieutenant Randolph Leonard Churchill and Catherine Z. Lancaster.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

John Gerard Averell Spencer-Churchill1

M, #106209, b. 27 August 1975
Last Edited=13 Mar 2010
     John Gerard Averell Spencer-Churchill was born on 27 August 1975.1 He is the son of Winston Churchill and Mary Caroline d'Erlanger.1 He married Charlotte M. Baber, daughter of Robert Baber.2
      John Gerard Averell Spencer-Churchill also went by the nick-name of Jack.2

Children of John Gerard Averell Spencer-Churchill and Charlotte M. Baber

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Jennie Spencer Churchill1

F, #106210, b. 25 September 1966
Last Edited=29 Oct 2007
     Jennie Spencer Churchill was born on 25 September 1966.1 She is the daughter of Winston Churchill and Mary Caroline d'Erlanger.1 She married James P. Repard, son of Hugo Repard, on 16 October 1993 at Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Westerham, Kent, England.1,2
      From 16 October 1993, her married name became Repard.1,3

Children of Jennie Spencer Churchill and James P. Repard

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S203] Announcements, The Times, London, U.K., 18 October 1993. Hereinafter cited as The Times.
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  4. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 4 August 1994. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  5. [S466] The Telegraph, 16 August 1996.