Gwendolen Ellora Purey-Cust1

F, #184971, b. 25 October 1886
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
     Gwendolen Ellora Purey-Cust was born on 25 October 1886.1 She was the daughter of Reverend William Arthur Purey-Cust and Lucy Caroline Jervois.1 She married Brig.-Gen. Arthur David Musgrave, son of Sir Anthony Musgrave, on 4 May 1927.1
     From 4 May 1927, her married name became Musgrave.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 544. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Brig.-Gen. Arthur David Musgrave1

M, #184972, d. 12 September 1931
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
     Brig.-Gen. Arthur David Musgrave was the son of Sir Anthony Musgrave.1 He married Gwendolen Ellora Purey-Cust, daughter of Reverend William Arthur Purey-Cust and Lucy Caroline Jervois, on 4 May 1927.1 He died on 12 September 1931.1
     He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1 He gained the rank of Brigadier-General in the Royal Field Artillery.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 544. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Honoria Katharine Purey-Cust1

F, #184973, b. 2 December 1892
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
     Honoria Katharine Purey-Cust was born on 2 December 1892.1 She was the daughter of Reverend William Arthur Purey-Cust and Lucy Caroline Jervois.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 544. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust1

M, #184974, b. 26 February 1857, d. 11 November 1938
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust was born on 26 February 1857.1 He was the son of Very Rev. Arthur Perceval Purey-Cust and Lady Emma Bess Bligh.1 He married Alice Ella Hepburn, daughter of George Stuart Hepburn, on 29 May 1895.1 He died on 11 November 1938 at age 81.1
     He fought in the Eastern Sudan Campaign between 1884 and 1885.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1900.1 He held the office of Hydrographer to the Navy between 1909 and 1914.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1911.1 He gained the rank of Commodore in 1914 in the Royal Naval Reserve.1 He fought in the First World War.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1919.1

Children of Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust and Alice Ella Hepburn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George Stuart Hepburn1

M, #184975
Last Edited=25 Feb 2006
     George Stuart Hepburn lived at Smeaton, AustraliaG.1

Child of George Stuart Hepburn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Alice Ella Hepburn1

F, #184976, d. 12 June 1949
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
     Alice Ella Hepburn was the daughter of George Stuart Hepburn.1 She married Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust, son of Very Rev. Arthur Perceval Purey-Cust and Lady Emma Bess Bligh, on 29 May 1895.1 She died on 12 June 1949.1
     From 29 May 1895, her married name became Purey-Cust.

Children of Alice Ella Hepburn and Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sub-Lt. Arthur John Purey-Cust1

M, #184977, b. 8 August 1897, d. 17 October 1917
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
     Sub-Lt. Arthur John Purey-Cust was born on 8 August 1897.1 He was the son of Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust and Alice Ella Hepburn. He died on 17 October 1917 at age 20, killed in action.1
     He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He gained the rank of Sub-Lieutenant in the Royal Navy.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Marjorie Purey-Cust1

F, #184978, b. 12 October 1905, d. 22 March 1995
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
     Marjorie Purey-Cust was born on 12 October 1905.1 She was the daughter of Admiral Sir Herbert Edward Purey-Cust and Alice Ella Hepburn.1 She died on 22 March 1995 at age 89.1
     Marjorie Purey-Cust also went by the nick-name of Peggy.1
     She was celebrated as the childhood sweetheart of Sir John Betjeman through his mention of her in his autobiography Summoned By Bells.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Ella Margaret Purey-Cust1

F, #184979, d. 22 December 1937
Last Edited=14 Jan 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Ella Margaret Purey-Cust was the daughter of Very Rev. Arthur Perceval Purey-Cust and Lady Emma Bess Bligh.1 She married Colonel Wilford Neville Lloyd, son of Colonel Robert Clifford Lloyd and Anna Savage, on 21 July 1891.1 She died on 22 December 1937.1
     From 21 July 1891, her married name became Lloyd.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2109] Reverend Nigel Lloyd, "re: Bligh Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 20 January 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bligh Family."

Colonel Wilford Neville Lloyd1

M, #184980, d. 15 February 1935
Last Edited=5 Feb 2007
     Colonel Wilford Neville Lloyd was the son of Colonel Robert Clifford Lloyd and Anna Savage.1,2 He married Ella Margaret Purey-Cust, daughter of Very Rev. Arthur Perceval Purey-Cust and Lady Emma Bess Bligh, on 21 July 1891.1 He died on 15 February 1935.1
     He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.)1 He held the office of Standard Bearer of the Gentlemen-at-Arms.1 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.)1 He was appointed Commander, Royal Victorian Order (C.V.O.)1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Royal Artillery.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2109] Reverend Nigel Lloyd, "re: Bligh Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 20 January 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bligh Family."