Howard Jennings1

M, #144181
Last Edited=4 Apr 2005

Child of Howard Jennings

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 397. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Gillian Sarah Blease1

F, #144182, b. 1948
Last Edited=20 Jul 2005
     Hon. Gillian Sarah Blease was born in 1948.1 She is the daughter of William John Blease, Baron Blease and Sarah Evelyn Caldwell.1 She married John Compton in 1972.1
      From 1972, her married name became Compton.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 397. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Compton1

M, #144183
Last Edited=21 Jun 2008
     John Compton married Hon. Gillian Sarah Blease, daughter of William John Blease, Baron Blease and Sarah Evelyn Caldwell, in 1972.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 397. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William John Blease1

M, #144184, b. 1886, d. 9 May 1954
Last Edited=4 Apr 2005
     William John Blease was born in 1886.1 He married Sarah Watts. He died on 9 May 1954.1
     He was a chef and restauranteur.1

Child of William John Blease and Sarah Watts

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 397. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sarah Watts1

F, #144185, d. 1950
Last Edited=4 Apr 2005
     Sarah Watts married William John Blease. She died in 1950.1
      Her married name became Blease.1

Child of Sarah Watts and William John Blease

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 397. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Robert Younger, Baron Blanesburgh1

M, #144186, b. 12 September 1861, d. 17 August 1946
Last Edited=1 Jan 2013
     Robert Younger, Baron Blanesburgh was born on 12 September 1861.2 He was the son of James Younger and Janet McEwan.1 He died on 17 August 1946 at age 84, unmarried.3
     He was educated at Edinburgh Academy, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1883 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1884 entitled to practice as a Barrister-at-Law.1 He was invested as a Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) in 1900.1 He held the office of Bencher of Lincoln's Inn in 1907.1 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1909 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Judge of the High Court, Chancery Division between 1915 and 1919.1 He was invested as a Knight on 20 April 1915.1 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1917.1 He held the office of Lord Justice of Appeal between 1919 and 1923.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 25 November 1919.1 He held the office of Lord of Appeal in Ordinary on 12 October 1923.1 He was created Baron Blanesburgh, of Alloa in the County of Clackmannan [U.K. Law Lord] on 12 October 1923.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Laws (D.C.L.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal College of Music (F.R.C.M.).1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 He held the office of Treasurer of Lincoln's Inn in 1932.3

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 391. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4281. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 695. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

James Younger1

M, #144187, b. February 1818, d. 5 August 1868
Last Edited=1 Jan 2013
     James Younger was born in February 1818.2 He was the son of George Younger and Jane Hunter.3 He married Janet McEwan, daughter of John McEwan, in November 1850.2 He died on 5 August 1868 at age 50.2
     He lived at Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.1

Children of James Younger and Janet McEwan

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 391. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Janet McEwan1

F, #144188, d. 2 April 1912
Last Edited=1 Jan 2013
     Janet McEwan was the daughter of John McEwan.1 She married James Younger, son of George Younger and Jane Hunter, in November 1850.2 She died on 2 April 1912.2
      Her married name became Younger.

Children of Janet McEwan and James Younger

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 391. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John McEwan1

M, #144189
Last Edited=1 Jan 2013
     John McEwan lived at Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.1

Child of John McEwan

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 391. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

George Younger, 1st Viscount Younger of Leckie1

M, #144190, b. 13 October 1851
Last Edited=1 Jan 2013
     George Younger, 1st Viscount Younger of Leckie was born on 13 October 1851.2 He is the son of James Younger and Janet McEwan.1 He married Lucy Smith, daughter of Edward Smith, on 10 June 1879.2
     He was chairman George Younger and , Ld-Lt Stirling, Vice-Lieutenant of Hampshire Clackmannanshire (Convener 1895–1906), Pres CCs Assoc Scotland 1902–04 and Nat Union of C Assocs Scotland 1904, Member of Parliament (M.P.) (U) Ayr Burghs 1906–22 (previous Son 1897.2 He was County Clackmannan (both UK).2 He was Justice of the Peace (J.P.) Clackmannanshire.2 He was educated Edinburgh Acad.2 He was also known as 1st Baronet [U.K. Life Peer].2 He gained the title of 1st Viscount Younger of Leckie. He lived Alloa.2 He was Charles Frearson, born , educated New College Oxford (BA), Lieutenant Lothians and Border Horse, married 23 June 1913 Marjory Caroline (died 29 April 1971), daughter of Thomas Middleton Murray of Geanies, Ross-shire and was killed in action 21 Mar on 9 September 1885.2 On 12 July 1911 so created and 20 Feb 1923 respectively.2 He was , with two younger sons (Edward John, born 1 July 1882, 2nd Lieutenant 16th Lancers, killed in action Boer War 23 Dec 1901 on 29 April 1929.2

Children of George Younger, 1st Viscount Younger of Leckie and Lucy Smith

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 391. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4281. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]