Lt.-Gen. George Browne1

M, #179231, b. before 1659, d. 11 October 1729
Last Edited=17 May 2017
     Lt.-Gen. George Browne was born before 1659.1 He was the son of George Browne and Mary Rowe.1 He died on 11 October 1729 at Paris, FranceG, without issue.1
     He gained the rank of Colonel in the Infantry Regiment, Imperial Army.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General.1 He was created Graf von Browne [Holy Roman Empire] on 13 March 1716, by Emperor Charles VI.1 He was created Baron von Camus [Holy Roman Empire] on 13 March 1716, by Emperor Charles VI.1 He was created 1st Earl of Browne [Ireland] on 12 April 1726, Jacobite, with special remainder to his brother Ulysses.1

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 II, page 346. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir Richard Brooke, 7th Bt.1

M, #179232, b. 13 December 1814, d. 3 March 1888
Last Edited=5 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     Sir Richard Brooke, 7th Bt. was born on 13 December 1814 at Norton Priory, Cheshire, EnglandG.2 He was the son of Sir Richard Brooke, 6th Bt. and Harriot Cunliffe.1 He married, firstly, Lady Louisa Tollemache Duff, daughter of General Hon. Sir Alexander Duff and Anne Stein, on 12 December 1848 at St. Peter's Church, Pimlico, London, EnglandG.2 He married, secondly, Henrietta Elizabeth Mainwaring, daughter of Sir Henry Mainwaring, 2nd Bt. and Emma Tatton, on 21 December 1871 at Over Peover, Cheshire, EnglandG.2 He died on 3 March 1888 at age 73, suddenly.3 He was buried at Halton, Cheshire, EnglandG.3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the 1st Life Guards.2 He succeeded as the 7th Baronet Brooke, of Norton Priory, co. Chester [E., 1662] on 11 November 1865.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Royal Volunteers.2 He held the office of High Sheriff of Chester from 1869 to 1870.1

Child of Sir Richard Brooke, 7th Bt. and Henrietta Elizabeth Mainwaring

Children of Sir Richard Brooke, 7th Bt. and Lady Louisa Tollemache Duff

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 269. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume III, page 270.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Richard Marcus Brooke, 8th Bt.1

M, #179233, b. 28 October 1850, d. 30 September 1920
Last Edited=5 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir Richard Marcus Brooke, 8th Bt. was born on 28 October 1850.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Brooke, 7th Bt. and Lady Louisa Tollemache Duff.1 He married Alice Crawley, daughter of John Sambrooke Crawley and Sarah Bridget Wells, on 16 January 1883 at St. Mary's Church, Luton, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.2 He died on 30 September 1920 at age 69.1
     He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)3 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the 1st Life Guards.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.)3 He succeeded as the 8th Baronet Brooke, of Norton Priory, co. Chester [E., 1662] on 3 March 1888.1

Child of Sir Richard Marcus Brooke, 8th Bt. and Alice Crawley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 270. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Richard Christopher Brooke, 9th Bt.1

M, #179234, b. 8 August 1888, d. 1981
Last Edited=14 Sep 2016
     Sir Richard Christopher Brooke, 9th Bt. was born on 8 August 1888.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Marcus Brooke, 8th Bt. and Alice Crawley.1,2 He married, firstly, Marion Dorothea Innes-Cross, daughter of Arthur Charles Innes-Cross and Sarah Jane Beauchamp Cross, on 12 September 1912.2 He married, secondly, Kathleen Edna Gildea, daughter of Francis John Gildea, on 29 March 1967.2 He was also reported to have been married on 7 September 1912.2 He died in 1981.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Scots Guards.2 He succeeded as the 9th Baronet Brooke, of Norton Priory, co. Chester [E., 1662] on 30 September 1920.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1923 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He held the office of County Councillor for Worcestershire between 1928 and 1946.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Worcestershire in 1929.2 He held the office of High Sheriff of Worcestershire in 1931.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Worcestershire between 1931 and 1946.2

Children of Sir Richard Christopher Brooke, 9th Bt. and Marion Dorothea Innes-Cross

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Richard Neville Brooke, 10th Bt.1

M, #179235, b. 1 May 1915, d. 9 December 1997
Last Edited=10 Jul 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir Richard Neville Brooke, 10th Bt. was born on 1 May 1915.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Christopher Brooke, 9th Bt. and Marion Dorothea Innes-Cross.1,2 He married, firstly, Lady Mabel Kathleen Jocelyn, daughter of Robert Soame Jocelyn, 8th Earl of Roden and Elinor Jessie Parr, on 21 July 1937.2 He and Lady Mabel Kathleen Jocelyn were divorced in 1959.2 He married, secondly, Jean Evison Corfe, daughter of Lt.-Col. Arthur Cecil Corfe, on 26 April 1960.2 He died on 9 December 1997 at age 82.1,3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He fought in the Second World War, where he was wounded, became a POW, and escaped.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Scots Guards.2 He was appointed Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants (F.C.A.)2 He was a senior partner with Price Waterhouse between 1969 and 1975.2 He succeeded as the 10th Baronet Brooke, of Norton Priory, co. Chester [E., 1662] in 1981.1

Children of Sir Richard Neville Brooke, 10th Bt. and Lady Mabel Kathleen Jocelyn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.


Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt.1

M, #179236, b. 23 October 1938, d. 24 October 2012
Last Edited=1 Jul 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt. was born on 23 October 1938.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Neville Brooke, 10th Bt. and Lady Mabel Kathleen Jocelyn.1,2 He married, firstly, Carola Marion Erskine-Hill, daughter of Sir Robert Erskine-Hill of Quothquhan, 2nd Bt. and Christine Alison Johnstone, on 16 November 1963.1 He and Carola Marion Erskine-Hill were divorced in 1976.1 He married, secondly, Lucinda Voelcker, daughter of John Frederick Voelcker, in 1979.1 He died on 24 October 2012 at age 74.3
     Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt. usually went by his middle name of David.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was a director of S. G. Warburg plc.1 He did his National Service as a Lieutenant in the Scots Guards.1 He was deputy chairman of Warburg Securities between 1986 and 1990.1 He was a director of J. O. Hambro and Company between 1990 and 1998.1 He succeeded as the 11th Baronet Brooke, of Norton Priory, co. Chester [E., 1662] on 9 December 1997.1 He lived in 2003 at The Manor House, Cholderton, Wiltshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt. and Carola Marion Erskine-Hill

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Carola Marion Erskine-Hill1

F, #179237, b. 6 June 1943
Last Edited=8 Jan 2015
     Carola Marion Erskine-Hill was born on 6 June 1943.2 She is the daughter of Sir Robert Erskine-Hill of Quothquhan, 2nd Bt. and Christine Alison Johnstone.1,2 She married, firstly, Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt., son of Sir Richard Neville Brooke, 10th Bt. and Lady Mabel Kathleen Jocelyn, on 16 November 1963.1 She and Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt. were divorced in 1976.1 She married, secondly, Robin Andrew Stormonth Darling, son of Patrick Stormonth Darling and Edith Mary Ormston Lamb, in 1981.2 She married, thirdly, Garret Graham Wellesley, 7th Earl Cowley, son of Christian Arthur Wellesley, 4th Earl Cowley and Mary Elsie May, on 15 February 2012.3
     From 16 November 1963, her married name became Brooke.1 From 1981, her married name became Stormonth Darling.2 She lived in 2003 at Balvarran, Enochdu, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, ScotlandG.2 From 15 February 2012, her married name became Wellesley.3

Children of Carola Marion Erskine-Hill and Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S203] Announcements, The Times, London, U.K., 16 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as The Times.

Sir Robert Erskine-Hill of Quothquhan, 2nd Bt.1

M, #179238, b. 6 February 1917, d. 10 July 1989
Last Edited=22 Aug 2015
     Sir Robert Erskine-Hill of Quothquhan, 2nd Bt. was born on 6 February 1917.1 He was the son of Sir Alexander Galloway Erskine-Hill of Quothquhan, 1st Bt. and Christian Hendrie Colville.2 He married Christine Alison Johnstone, daughter of Captain Henry James Johnstone and Alison McIntyre, on 7 August 1942.1 He died on 10 July 1989 at age 72.1,3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was admitted to the Royal Company of Archers.1 He was a chartered accountant.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, in 1938 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He gained the rank of,Lieutenant in the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve.1 He fought in the Second World War between 1939 and 1942.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Erskine-Hill, of Quothquhan [U.K., 1945] on 6 June 1947.2 He was chairman of the Life Association of Scotland and Association of Investment Trust Companies.1

Children of Sir Robert Erskine-Hill of Quothquhan, 2nd Bt. and Christine Alison Johnstone

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.

Lucinda Voelcker1

F, #179239
Last Edited=4 Jan 2006
     Lucinda Voelcker is the daughter of John Frederick Voelcker.1 She married, firstly, William Barlow before 1979.1 She married, secondly, Sir Richard David Christopher Brooke, 11th Bt., son of Sir Richard Neville Brooke, 10th Bt. and Lady Mabel Kathleen Jocelyn, in 1979.1
     From before 1979, her married name became Barlow.1 From 1979, her married name became Brooke.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Frederick Voelcker1

M, #179240
Last Edited=4 Jan 2006
     John Frederick Voelcker lived at Happy Hill, Lidgetton, Natal, South AfricaG.1

Child of John Frederick Voelcker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 521. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]