Josephine Burnett1

F, #137081, d. 3 November 1934
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     Josephine Burnett was the daughter of William Burnett.1 She married Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Bt., son of Thomas Beecham and Mary Evans, on 12 April 1873.1 She died on 3 November 1934.1
      From 12 April 1873, her married name became Beecham.1

Children of Josephine Burnett and Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 322. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Burnett1

M, #137082
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     William Burnett lived at London, England.1

Child of William Burnett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 322. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt.1

M, #137083, b. 29 April 1879, d. 8 March 1961
Last Edited=5 Jul 2014
Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt. 2
     Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt. was born on 29 April 1879.1 He was the son of Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Bt. and Josephine Burnett.1 He married, firstly, Utica Welles, daughter of Dr. Charles J. Stuart Welles and Ella Celeste Miles, on 27 July 1903.1 He and Utica Welles were divorced in 1943 at U.S.A.1 He married, secondly, Betty Humby, daughter of Daniel Morgan Humby, in February 1943.1 He married, thirdly, Shirley Jean Hudson, daughter of Albert George Hudson, on 10 August 1959.1 He died on 8 March 1961 at age 81.1
     He was educated at Rossall School, Fleetwood, Lancashire, England.1 He was educated at Wadham College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1916.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Beecham, of Ewanville, Huyston, co. Lancaster [U.K., 1914] on 23 October 1916.1 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1930 with a honorary Doctor of Music (D.Mus.).1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal College of Music (F.R.C.M.) in 1934.1 He graduated from University of Manchester, Manchester, Lancashire, England, in 1937 with a honorary Doctor of Music (D.Mus.).1 He graduated from Birmingham University, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, in 1939 with a honorary Master of Music.1 He was decorated with the award of the Gold Medal of the Royal Philharmonic Society.1 He was invested as a Companion of Honour (C.H.) in 1957.1 He was a conductor and composer.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Children of Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt. and Utica Welles

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Beecham, Thomas". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Sir Adrian Welles Beecham, 3rd Bt.1

M, #137084, b. 3 September 1904, d. 1982
Last Edited=5 Jul 2014
Sir Adrian Beecham, 3rd Bt. 2
     Sir Adrian Welles Beecham, 3rd Bt. was born on 3 September 1904.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt. and Utica Welles.1 He married Barbara Joyce Cairn, daughter of Edward Cohen and Emma Manasseh, on 9 February 1939.1 He died in 1982.1
     He graduated from Durham University, Durham, County Durham, England, in 1926 with a Bachelor of Music (Mus.B.).1 He was a composer of songs and choral works.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Beecham, of Ewanville, Huyston, co. Lancaster [U.K., 1914] on 8 March 1961.1

Children of Sir Adrian Welles Beecham, 3rd Bt. and Barbara Joyce Cairn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.

Utica Welles1

F, #137085, b. circa 1881, d. 12 October 1977
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     Utica Welles was born circa 1881.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Charles J. Stuart Welles and Ella Celeste Miles.1 She married Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Bt. and Josephine Burnett, on 27 July 1903.1 She and Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt. were divorced in 1943 at U.S.A.1 She died on 12 October 1977.1
      From 27 July 1903, her married name became Beecham.1

Children of Utica Welles and Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Barbara Joyce Cairn1

F, #137086, b. 16 January 1917, d. 16 September 1991
Last Edited=31 Dec 2009
     Barbara Joyce Cairn was born on 16 January 1917.2 She was the daughter of Edward Cohen and Emma Manasseh.1 She married Sir Adrian Welles Beecham, 3rd Bt., son of Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt. and Utica Welles, on 9 February 1939.1 She died on 16 September 1991 at age 74.2
     She was given the name of Barbara Joyce Cohen at birth.2 Her name was legally changed to Barbara Joyce Cairn.2 Barbara Joyce Cairn usually went by her middle name of Joyce.1 From 9 February 1939, her married name became Beecham.1

Children of Barbara Joyce Cairn and Sir Adrian Welles Beecham, 3rd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4403] Robert Beecham, "re: Cohen Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 31 December 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cohen Family."

Henry Beecham1

M, #137087, b. 20 August 1888, d. 10 January 1947
Last Edited=1 Feb 2011
     Henry Beecham was born on 20 August 1888.1 He was the son of Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Bt. and Josephine Burnett.1 He married Ethel Anne Baxter, daughter of Herbert Baxter, on 25 October 1914.2 He died on 10 January 1947 at age 58.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Royal Army Service Corps.2

Children of Henry Beecham and Ethel Anne Baxter

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Ethel Anne Baxter1

F, #137088, d. 12 October 1951
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     Ethel Anne Baxter was the daughter of Herbert Baxter.1 She married Henry Beecham, son of Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Bt. and Josephine Burnett, on 25 October 1914.1 She died on 12 October 1951.1
      From 25 October 1914, her married name became Beecham.1

Children of Ethel Anne Baxter and Henry Beecham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 322. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Herbert Baxter1

M, #137089
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     Herbert Baxter lived at Keyham Hall, Leicestershire, England.1

Child of Herbert Baxter

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 322. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Major Joseph Michael Beecham1

M, #137090, b. 16 January 1917, d. 1994
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     Major Joseph Michael Beecham was born on 16 January 1917.1 He was the son of Henry Beecham and Ethel Anne Baxter.1 He married Sylvia Nathan, daughter of Frank Benjamin Nathan, on 25 August 1939.1 He died in 1994.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He was invested as a Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1944.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Royal Artillery.1

Child of Major Joseph Michael Beecham and Sylvia Nathan

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 322. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]