Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym1

M, #140571, b. 13 February 1922, d. 7 March 2008
Last Edited=23 Mar 2008
Francis Pym, Baron Pym 2
     Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym was born on 13 February 1922.1 He was the son of Leslie Ruthven Pym and Iris Rosalind Orde.1 He married Valerie Fortune Daglish, daughter of Francis John Heaton Daglish, in 1949.1 He died on 7 March 2008 at age 86.3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Royal Lancers.1 He was educated at Magdalene College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG.1 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1945.1 In 1959 he unsuccessfully stood for the seat of Rhondda West.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Cambridgeshire between 1961 and 1983.1 He held the office of Assistant Government Whip of the House of Commons between 1962 and 1964.1 He held the office of Opposition Whip between 1964 and 1967.1 He held the office of Opposition Deputy Chief Whip between 1967 and 1970.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1970.1 He held the office of Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, H.M. Treasury between 1970 and 1973.1 He held the office of Chief Government Whip of the House of Commons between 1970 and 1973.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Cambridgeshire in 1973.1 He held the office of Secretary of State for Northern Ireland between 1973 and 1974.1 He held the office of Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster in 1981.1 He held the office of Paymaster-General in 1981.1 He held the office of Leader of the House of Commons in 1981.1 He held the office of Foreign Secretary between 1982 and 1983.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Cambridgeshire South-East between 1983 and 1987.1 He wrote the book The Politics of Consent, published 1984.1 He sold the family estate of Hazells Hall, Sandy, Bedfordshire.1 He was created Baron Pym, of Sandy in the County of Bedfordshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 9 October 1987.4 He was a director of Christie Brockbank Shipton Ltd in 1994.1 He wrote the book Sentimental Journey, published 1998.1 He lived in 2003 at Everton Park, Sandy, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym and Valerie Fortune Daglish



Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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.
  4. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Valerie Fortune Daglish1

F, #140572, d. 2 March 2017
Last Edited=23 Mar 2017
Valerie, Baroness Pym 2
     Valerie Fortune Daglish was the daughter of Francis John Heaton Daglish.1 She married Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym, son of Leslie Ruthven Pym and Iris Rosalind Orde, in 1949.1 She died on 2 March 2017.3
     From 1949, her married name became Pym.1 After her marriage, Valerie Fortune Daglish was styled as Lady Pym in 1987.

Children of Valerie Fortune Daglish and Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Francis John Heaton Daglish1

M, #140573
Last Edited=5 Feb 2005

Child of Francis John Heaton Daglish

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Francis Jonathan Pym1

M, #140574, b. 21 September 1952
Last Edited=5 Feb 2005
     Francis Jonathan Pym was born on 21 September 1952.1 He is the son of Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym and Valerie Fortune Daglish.1 He married Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley, daughter of Robin Alfred Wellesley and Marianne McDonald, in 1981.1
     Francis Jonathan Pym usually went by his middle name of Jonathan.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Magdalene College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG.1 He was a partner with Travers Smith Braithwaite, solicitors.1 He lived in 2003 at Old Park Farm, Sandy, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1 He lived in 2003 at 53 Ridgway Place, London, EnglandG.1

Children of Francis Jonathan Pym and Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley1

F, #140575, b. 24 July 1956
Last Edited=26 Sep 2008
     Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley was born on 24 July 1956.2 She is the daughter of Robin Alfred Wellesley and Marianne McDonald.1,2 She married Francis Jonathan Pym, son of Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym and Valerie Fortune Daglish, in 1981.1
     From 1981, her married name became Pym.1

Children of Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley and Francis Jonathan Pym

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Robin Alfred Wellesley1

M, #140576, b. 23 July 1928
Last Edited=26 Sep 2008
     Robin Alfred Wellesley was born on 23 July 1928.2 He is the son of Quintin Holland Gilbey and Elizabeth Thornton Ball.2 He married Marianne McDonald, daughter of John McDonald, on 7 March 1953.2
     He was given the name of Robin Alfred Gilbey at birth.2 In 1937 his name was legally changed to Robin Alfred Wellesley by Deed Poll.2 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.2

Children of Robin Alfred Wellesley and Marianne McDonald

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Francis Matthew Pym1

M, #140577, b. 1984
Last Edited=23 Mar 2017
     Francis Matthew Pym was born in 1984.1 He is the son of Francis Jonathan Pym and Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley.1 He married Anna R. H. Watson, daughter of Reverend John Lionel Watson.2
     Francis Matthew Pym usually went by his middle name of Matthew.1

Children of Francis Matthew Pym and Anna R. H. Watson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Oliver Quintin Pym1

M, #140578, b. 1988
Last Edited=5 Feb 2005
     Oliver Quintin Pym was born in 1988.1 He is the son of Francis Jonathan Pym and Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Katie Camille Pym1

F, #140579, b. 1985
Last Edited=15 Feb 2016
     Katie Camille Pym was born in 1985.1 She is the daughter of Francis Jonathan Pym and Laura Elizabeth Camille Wellesley.1 She married James W. Whistance-Smith, son of David Whistance-Smith.2
     Her married name became Whistance-Smith.2

Child of Katie Camille Pym and James W. Whistance-Smith

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Hon. Andrew Leslie Pym1

M, #140580, b. 30 November 1954
Last Edited=5 Feb 2005
     Hon. Andrew Leslie Pym was born on 30 November 1954.1 He is the son of Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym and Valerie Fortune Daglish.1 He married Ruth Alison Skelton, daughter of Benjamin Peter Skelton, in 1976.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, EnglandG.1 He was appointed Fellow, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (F.R.I.C.S.)1 He lived in 2003 at The Elms, Everton, Sandy, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Hon. Andrew Leslie Pym and Ruth Alison Skelton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3231. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]