Captain Francis Colebrooke Beresford-Drummond1

M, #139301, d. 9 April 1926
Last Edited=25 Aug 2007
     Captain Francis Colebrooke Beresford-Drummond was the son of Sir Edmund Drummond and Julia Mary Sutherland.2 He married Marcia Mary Ann Harriet Wilhelmina de la Poer Beresford, daughter of Major Sir George de la Poer Beresford, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Lucas, on 23 June 1875.1 He died on 9 April 1926.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 7th Dragoon Guards.1 He was given the name of Francis Colebrooke Drummond at birth.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2355] William Tracy, "re: Colebrooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 9 July 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Colebrooke Family."

Harriet Elizabeth Peirse1

F, #139302, d. 28 February 1825
Last Edited=18 Jan 2005
     Harriet Elizabeth Peirse was the daughter of Henry Peirse.1 She married Admiral Sir John de la Poer Beresford, 1st Bt., son of George de la Poer Beresford, 1st Marquess of Waterford, on 17 August 1815.1 She died on 28 February 1825.1
      From 17 August 1815, her married name became Beresford.1

Children of Harriet Elizabeth Peirse and Admiral Sir John de la Poer Beresford, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henrietta Anne Theodosia Monson1

F, #139303, d. 28 October 1921
Last Edited=6 Aug 2008
     Henrietta Anne Theodosia Monson was the daughter of Rev. Hon. Thomas Monson.1 She married Henry William de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, son of Admiral Sir John de la Poer Beresford, 1st Bt. and Harriet Elizabeth Peirse, on 2 March 1848. She died on 28 October 1921.1
      From 2 March 1848, her married name became Beresford-Peirse.1

Children of Henrietta Anne Theodosia Monson and Henry William de la Poer Beresford-Peirse

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Rev. Hon. Thomas Monson1

M, #139304
Last Edited=6 Aug 2008

Child of Rev. Hon. Thomas Monson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse1

M, #139305, b. 8 November 1852, d. 1 September 1917
Last Edited=19 Jan 2005
     Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse was born on 8 November 1852.1 He was the son of Henry William de la Poer Beresford-Peirse and Henrietta Anne Theodosia Monson.1 He married Mary Chambers, daughter of Thomas Chambers, on 22 February 1887.1 He died on 1 September 1917 at age 64.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Berkshire Regiment.1

Children of Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse and Mary Chambers

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Mary Chambers1

F, #139306, d. 27 November 1939
Last Edited=4 Jun 2008
     Mary Chambers was the daughter of Thomas Chambers.1 She married Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, son of Henry William de la Poer Beresford-Peirse and Henrietta Anne Theodosia Monson, on 22 February 1887.1 She died on 27 November 1939.1
      From 22 February 1887, her married name became Beresford-Peirse.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Thomas Chambers1

M, #139307
Last Edited=4 Jun 2008
     Thomas Chambers lived at Aberfoyle, County Londonderry, Ireland.1

Child of Thomas Chambers

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Gen. Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse1

M, #139308, b. 22 December 1887, d. 14 January 1953
Last Edited=19 Jan 2005
     Lt.-Gen. Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse was born on 22 December 1887.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse and Mary Chambers.1 He married, firstly, Hazel Marjorie Cochrane, daughter of J. A. Cochrane, in 1912.1 He and Hazel Marjorie Cochrane were divorced in 1925.1 He married, secondly, Jean Jameson, daughter of Surg.-Capt. Robert Dundonald Jameson, on 22 December 1925.1 He married, thirdly, Katherine Camilla Colvin, daughter of Colonel James Morris Colquhoun Colvin, V.C., on 27 July 1929.1 He died on 14 January 1953 at age 65, without issue.1
     He was educated at Wellington College, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, England.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches, and served in Mesopotamia, France and Belgium.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1918.1 He was Instructor between 1937 and 1938 at Senior Officer's School, Belgium.1 He was Brigadier of the Royal Artillery, Southern India Command between 1938 and 1939.1 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM King George VI between 1939 and 1940.1 He was Brigadier of the Royal Artillery General Headquarters, Middle East in 1940.1 He was Major-General of the 4th Indian Division between 1940 and 1941.1 He was General Officer Commanding of the Sudan in 1941.1 He was Commander of the Western Desert Force in 1941.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1941.1 He was Lieutenant-General of the 15th Indian Corps in 1942.1 He was General Officer Commanding-in-Charge of the Southern Army India between 1942 and 1945.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1943.1 He was Welfare-General of the India Command between 1945 and 1946.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hazel Marjorie Cochrane1

F, #139309
Last Edited=19 Jan 2005
     Hazel Marjorie Cochrane is the daughter of J. A. Cochrane.1 She married Lt.-Gen. Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, son of Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse and Mary Chambers, in 1912.1 She and Lt.-Gen. Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse were divorced in 1925.1
      From 1912, her married name became Beresford-Peirse.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

J. A. Cochrane1

M, #139310
Last Edited=19 Jan 2005

Child of J. A. Cochrane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]