Hester Laura Elisabeth Duff1

F, #180601, b. 17 August 1912, d. circa August 2001
Last Edited=12 Aug 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Hester Laura Elisabeth Duff was born on 17 August 1912.2 She was the daughter of James Duff Dunlop Duff and Laura Eleanor Lenox-Conyngham.3 She died circa August 2001 at Darlington, County Durham, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Helen Douglas Duff1

F, #180602, b. 3 September 1887, d. 1978
Last Edited=27 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=6.31%
     Helen Douglas Duff was born on 3 September 1887.1 She was the daughter of Sir Alexander Ludovic Duff and Janet Douglas Duff.1 She married Lt.-Cdr. Edgar Dolphin, son of Reverend John Maximilian Dolphin, on 30 June 1923.2 She died in 1978.1
     From 30 June 1923, her married name became Dolphin.1

Child of Helen Douglas Duff and Lt.-Cdr. Edgar Dolphin

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Cdr. Edgar Dolphin1

M, #180603, d. 1930
Last Edited=27 Oct 2009
     Lt.-Cdr. Edgar Dolphin was the son of Reverend John Maximilian Dolphin.1 He married Helen Douglas Duff, daughter of Sir Alexander Ludovic Duff and Janet Douglas Duff, on 30 June 1923.1 He died in 1930.2
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Commander in the Royal Navy.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1

Child of Lt.-Cdr. Edgar Dolphin and Helen Douglas Duff

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."

Lt.-Cdr. Peter Western Dolphin1

M, #180604, b. 1924
Last Edited=27 Oct 2009
     Lt.-Cdr. Peter Western Dolphin was born in 1924.2 He is the son of Lt.-Cdr. Edgar Dolphin and Helen Douglas Duff.1 He married, firstly, Anne Marion Galbraith in 1948.2 He and Anne Marion Galbraith were divorced in 1953.2 He married, secondly, Margaret Sally Maurice, daughter of Commander Patrick Rycroft Maurice, in 1955.2
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Commander in the Royal Navy.2 He lived in 2003 at 11 Longmead, Woolton Hill, Newbury, Berkshire, EnglandG.2

Children of Lt.-Cdr. Peter Western Dolphin and Margaret Sally Maurice

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Dorothy Alexandra Duff1

F, #180605, b. 26 June 1890, d. 1971
Last Edited=12 Aug 2009
Consanguinity Index=6.31%
     Dorothy Alexandra Duff was born on 26 June 1890.1 She was the daughter of Sir Alexander Ludovic Duff and Janet Douglas Duff.1 She married Admiral Sir William Milbourne James, son of Major William Christopher James and Effie Gray Millais, on 18 January 1915.1 She died in 1971.1
     From 18 January 1915, her married name became James.1 She was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1943.2

Children of Dorothy Alexandra Duff and Admiral Sir William Milbourne James

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Admiral Sir William Milbourne James1

M, #180606, b. 22 December 1881, d. 17 August 1973
Last Edited=30 Jan 2015
Admiral Sir William James 2
     Admiral Sir William Milbourne James was born on 22 December 1881.2 He was the son of Major William Christopher James and Effie Gray Millais.3 He married Dorothy Alexandra Duff, daughter of Sir Alexander Ludovic Duff and Janet Douglas Duff, on 18 January 1915.4 He died on 17 August 1973 at age 91 at Surrey, England.4,2
     He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.)1

Children of Admiral Sir William Milbourne James and Dorothy Alexandra Duff

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."

Captain Christopher Alexander James1

M, #180607, b. 24 November 1916, d. 1 January 1969
Last Edited=22 Oct 2017
     Captain Christopher Alexander James was born on 24 November 1916.2 He was the son of Admiral Sir William Milbourne James and Dorothy Alexandra Duff.2 He married Cynthia Swire, daughter of Captain Douglas William Swire and Theodosia Frances Boyle, on 6 April 1938.2 He died on 1 January 1969 at age 52.1
     He lived at Warroch House, Milnathort, Kinross-shire, Scotland.3 He was educated at Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Devon, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He gained the rank of Signal Officer in 1941 in the 4th MTB Flotilla.1 He was wit the Staff of Commander-in-Chief BPF and Signal Officer to 2nd in charge BPF between 1944 and 1945.1 He was Director of Staff between 1951 and 1952 at Royal Naval Staff College, Greenwich, London, EnglandG.1 He was Captain of the H.M.S. Concord between 1953 and 1954.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) in 1966.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) in 1967.1

Children of Captain Christopher Alexander James and Cynthia Swire

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Cynthia Swire1

F, #180608, d. 9 April 1971
Last Edited=30 Jul 2016
     Cynthia Swire was the daughter of Captain Douglas William Swire and Theodosia Frances Boyle.2 She married Captain Christopher Alexander James, son of Admiral Sir William Milbourne James and Dorothy Alexandra Duff, on 6 April 1938.1 She died on 9 April 1971.1
     From 6 April 1938, her married name became James.1

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Julian Alexander Ludovic James1

M, #180609, b. 31 October 1939
Last Edited=22 Oct 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Julian Alexander Ludovic James was born on 31 October 1939.1 He is the son of Captain Christopher Alexander James and Cynthia Swire.1 He married Hilary Jane Browne, daughter of Thomas Gillespie Browne and Susan Monica Smith, on 18 December 1965.1
     He was educated at St. Aubyn's School, Rottingdean, Sussex, EnglandG.2 He was educated at Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, EnglandG.2 He was an Assistant Master between 1958 and 1968 at St. Aubyn's School, Rottingdean, Sussex, EnglandG.2 He was Assistant Headmaster between 1968 and 1974 at St. Aubyn's School, Rottingdean, Sussex, EnglandG.2 He was Headmaster between 1974 and 1998 at St. Aubyn's School, Rottingdean, Sussex, EnglandG.2 He lived in 2003 at Craigforth, Chapel Green, Earlsferry, Leven, Fife, ScotlandG.2

Children of Julian Alexander Ludovic James and Hilary Jane Browne

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1205. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hilary Jane Browne1

F, #180610, b. 25 October 1945
Last Edited=18 Jun 2013
     Hilary Jane Browne was born on 25 October 1945.2 She is the daughter of Thomas Gillespie Browne and Susan Monica Smith.3 She married Julian Alexander Ludovic James, son of Captain Christopher Alexander James and Cynthia Swire, on 18 December 1965.1
     From 18 December 1965, her married name became James.1

Children of Hilary Jane Browne and Julian Alexander Ludovic James

Citations

  1. [S1438] Sir William Arbuthnot, "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 29 August 2005 and later. Hereinafter cited as "re: Arbuthnot and Duff Families."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3674. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]