Edward Hickman Persse1

M, #171161, b. 13 May 1842, d. 20 July 1887
Last Edited=8 Jan 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.12%
     Edward Hickman Persse was born on 13 May 1842 at Newcastle House, Galway, County Galway, IrelandG.2 He was the son of Thomas Moore Persse and Margaret Hickman.2 He was baptised on 1 August 1842 at Galway, County Galway, IrelandG.2 He married Honoria Maria Finucane, daughter of Andrew Finucane, on 16 February 1870 at St. Anne's Church, Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandG.2 He died on 20 July 1887 at age 45 at County Dublin, IrelandG.2 He was buried at Bohermore Cemtery, County Galway, IrelandG.2
     He lived at Mount Vernon, Taylor's Hill, County Galway, IrelandG.1,2

Children of Edward Hickman Persse and Honoria Maria Finucane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003 to 2019. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."

Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston1

M, #171162, b. 18 November 1877, d. 27 January 1958
Last Edited=28 Mar 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston was born on 18 November 1877.1 He was the son of John Blakiston-Houston and Marian Gertrude Streatfeild.1 He married Dorothy Irene Rea, daughter of Colonel Frederick William Rea, on 18 October 1913.1 He died on 27 January 1958 at age 80.1
     He gained the rank of Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel in the 8th Hussars.1 He gained the rank of Major in the 8th Hussars.1 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.)1 He was Commander of the Ulster Special Constabulary, County Down in 1936.1

Children of Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston and Dorothy Irene Rea

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Dorothy Irene Rea1

F, #171163, d. 12 November 1962
Last Edited=28 Dec 2005
     Dorothy Irene Rea was the daughter of Colonel Frederick William Rea.1 She married Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston, son of John Blakiston-Houston and Marian Gertrude Streatfeild, on 18 October 1913.1 She died on 12 November 1962.1
     From 18 October 1913, her married name became Blakiston-Houston.1

Children of Dorothy Irene Rea and Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Colonel Frederick William Rea1

M, #171164
Last Edited=19 Oct 2005
     Colonel Frederick William Rea gained the rank of Colonel in the 99th Infantry.1

Child of Colonel Frederick William Rea

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sheelah Blakiston-Houston1

F, #171165, b. 7 March 1915
Last Edited=28 Dec 2005
     Sheelah Blakiston-Houston was born on 7 March 1915.1 She is the daughter of Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston and Dorothy Irene Rea.1 She married Major Robert Dempster Wilson, son of Moses Wilson and Elizabeth Dempster, on 31 January 1942.1
     She gained the rank of Junior Commander in the Auxiliary Territorial Service.1 From 31 January 1942, her married name became Wilson.1

Children of Sheelah Blakiston-Houston and Major Robert Dempster Wilson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Major Robert Dempster Wilson1

M, #171166, d. 27 January 1957
Last Edited=28 Dec 2005
     Major Robert Dempster Wilson was the son of Moses Wilson and Elizabeth Dempster.1,2 He married Sheelah Blakiston-Houston, daughter of Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston and Dorothy Irene Rea, on 31 January 1942.1 He died on 27 January 1957.1
     He gained the rank of Major in the Royal Army Service Corps.1

Children of Major Robert Dempster Wilson and Sheelah Blakiston-Houston

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S6569] Ann Allen, "re: Wilson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 12 March 2008 and 18 November 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Wilson Family."

Moses Wilson1

M, #171167, b. 14 June 1847, d. 1930
Last Edited=18 Nov 2008
     Moses Wilson was born on 14 June 1847.2 He was the son of James Wilson and Nancy Wilson.3 He married Elizabeth Dempster on 11 July 1876 at Newry, County Down, IrelandG.3 He died in 1930.3
     He was with the Belfast Bank between 1865 and July 1918.3 He was a director of the Belfast Bank between 1904 and 1918.3 He lived at Craigavad, County Down, IrelandG.1 He had seven other children.3

Children of Moses Wilson and Elizabeth Dempster

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S283] Public Records Office of Northern Ireland, Minterburn Presbyterian Church records, Microfilm MIC/IP/26/2, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Minterburn Presbyterian Church records.
  3. [S6569] Ann Allen, "re: Wilson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 12 March 2008 and 18 November 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Wilson Family."

James Dempster Wilson1

M, #171168, b. 19 February 1944
Last Edited=19 Oct 2005
     James Dempster Wilson was born on 19 February 1944.1 He is the son of Major Robert Dempster Wilson and Sheelah Blakiston-Houston.1
     He was educated at Portora Royal School, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, IrelandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Houston Wilson1

M, #171169, b. 19 February 1944, d. 18 September 1961
Last Edited=19 Oct 2005
     John Houston Wilson was born on 19 February 1944.1 He was the son of Major Robert Dempster Wilson and Sheelah Blakiston-Houston.1 He died on 18 September 1961 at age 17.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Barbara Kathleen Blakiston-Houston1

F, #171170, b. 24 November 1917, d. 16 March 1942
Last Edited=28 Dec 2005
     Barbara Kathleen Blakiston-Houston was born on 24 November 1917.1 She was the daughter of Major James Edward Blakiston-Houston and Dorothy Irene Rea.1 She died on 16 March 1942 at age 24, killed while on active service, in a flying accident.1
     She gained the rank of Assistant Section Officer in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force.1 She fought in the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 394. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]