Tom McNally, Baron McNally1

M, #191601
Last Edited=23 May 2006
     Tom McNally, Baron McNally was created Baron McNally, of Blackpool in the County of Lancashire [U.K. Life Peer] on 20 December 1995.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Robert Joseph Mellish, Baron Mellish1

M, #191602, b. 3 March 1913, d. 9 May 1998
Last Edited=5 Jan 2014
     Robert Joseph Mellish, Baron Mellish was born on 3 March 1913 at London, England.2 He married Anne Warner in 1938.2 He died on 9 May 1998 at age 85.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Labour) for Rothertithe between 1946 and 1950.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Labour) for Bermondsey between 1950 and 1982.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1967.2 He held the office of Minister of Public Buildings and Works between 1967 and 1969.2 He was deputy chairman of the London Docklands Development Corporation between 1981 and 1985.2 He was created Baron Mellish, of Bermondsey in Greater London [U.K. Life Peer] on 12 July 1985.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S212] Obituaries, The Independent, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as The Independent.

Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin1

M, #191603, b. 22 April 1916, d. 12 March 1999
Last Edited=21 Feb 2014
     Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin was born on 22 April 1916.2 He was the son of Moshe Menuhin and Marutha Sher.3 He married, firstly, Nola Ruby Nicholas, daughter of George Nicholas, in 1938.2 He married, secondly, Diana Rosamond Gould, daughter of Gerard Louis Eugene Gould and Daisy Evelyn Suart, in 1947.2 He died on 12 March 1999 at age 82.1
     He was founder of the Music Festivals of Gstaad in 1957.2 He was decorated with the award of the Cobbett Medal of the Musicians' Company in 1959.2 He was founder of the Music Festival of Bath between 1959 and 1968.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1962.2 He was decorated with the award of the Gold Medal of the Royal Philharmonic Society in 1962.2 He was founder of the Yehudi Menuhin School of Music, Surrey in 1963.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1965.2 He was decorated with the award of the Mozart Medal in 1965.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1970.2 He was naturalized as a Honorary Swiss Citizenship in 1970.2 He was decorated with the award of the Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding in 1970.2 He wrote the book The Violin, published 1971.2 He was decorated with the award of the Sonning Music Prize of Denmark in 1972.2 He wrote the book Theme and Variations, published 1972.2 He was decorated with the award of the Gold Medal of the Canadian Music Council in 1975.2 He was decorated with the award of the Albert Medal of the Royal Society of Arts in 1976.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by Sorbonne, Paris, France, in 1976.2 He was Founder and President of the International Menuhin Music Acadamey, Gstaad in 1976.2 He wrote the book Unfinished Journey, published 1977, autobiography.2 He wrote the book The Music of Man, published 1980, with Christopher Hope.2 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal College of Music (F.R.C.M.).2 He was Founder and Conductor of the Asian Youth Orchestra.2 He was President and Associate Conductor of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in 1982.2 He wrote the book The King, the Cat and the Fiddle, published 1983.2 He was decorated with the award of the Una Vita Nella Musica of Italy in 1983.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in 1984.2 He was naturalized as a U.K. citizen in 1985.2 He wrote the book Life Class, published 1986.2 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Officer, Legion of Honour in 1986.2 He was decorated with the award of the Brahms Medal of Hamburg
in 1987.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia, U.S.A., in 1987.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by Hartford University, Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.A., in 1987.2 He was decorated with the award of the Order of Merit (O.M.) in 1987.2 He was decorated with the award of the Brahms Orden of Hamburg in 1988.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) by University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, U.S.A., in 1988.2 He was decorated with the award of the Glenn Gould Prize of Canada in 1990.2 He was decorated with the award of the Gold Medal of Cordoba University in 1990.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Lit.) by Warwick University, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Liverpool University, Liverpool, Lancashire, England.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Sussex University, Brighton, Sussex, England.4 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Bath University, Bath, Somerset, England.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.4 He was Goodwill Ambassador for UNESCO in 1992.2 He was President and Associate Conductor of the Hallé Orchestra in 1992.2 He was created Baron Menuhin, of Stoke D'Abernon in the County of Surrey [U.K. Life Peer] on 19 July 1993.1 In 1999 see edn.5

Children of Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin and Nola Ruby Nicholas

Children of Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin and Diana Rosamond Gould



Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2461. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Merlyn Merlyn-Rees, Baron Merlyn-Rees1

M, #191604, b. 18 December 1920, d. 5 January 2006
Last Edited=9 Sep 2013
     Merlyn Merlyn-Rees, Baron Merlyn-Rees was born on 18 December 1920.2 He married Colleen Faith Clevely, daughter of Henry F. Clevely, in 1949.2 He died on 5 January 2006 at age 85.1
     He was created Baron Merlyn-Rees, of Morley and South Leeds in the County of West Yorkshire and of Cilfynydd in the County of Mid Glamorgan [U.K. Life Peer] on 1 July 1992.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

William Bass1

M, #191605, b. 20 July 1801, d. 23 September 1880
Last Edited=23 May 2006
     William Bass was born on 20 July 1801.1 He was the son of Michael Thomas Bass and Sarah Hoskyns.1 He died on 23 September 1880 at age 79.1
     He lived at Dukinfield, Cheshire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 47. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Bernard Miles, Baron Miles1

M, #191606, d. 14 June 1991
Last Edited=23 May 2006
     Bernard Miles, Baron Miles died on 14 June 1991.1
     He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.).1 He was created Baron Miles, of Blackfriars in the City of London [U.K. Life Peer] on 7 February 1979.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Susan Elizabeth Taylor, Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer1

F, #191607, b. 1 January 1954
Last Edited=15 Oct 2011
     Susan Elizabeth Taylor, Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer was born on 1 January 1954 at Surrey, England.2 She married, firstly, John C. C. Miller in 1980 at Bridport, Dorset, England.2 She married, secondly, Humphrey P. N. Temperley in July 1999 at Mendip, Somerset, England.2
      As of 1980, Susan Elizabeth Taylor, Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer usually went by her middle name of Miller.1 She was created Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer, of Chilthorne Domer in the County of Somerset [U.K. Life Peer] on 28 July 1998.1 From July 1999, her married name became Temperley.2

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  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."

Doreen (?), Baroness Miller of Hendon1

F, #191608
Last Edited=23 May 2006
     Doreen (?), Baroness Miller of Hendon was invested as a Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.).1 Doreen (?), Baroness Miller of Hendon usually went by her middle name of Miller.1 She was created Baroness Miller of Hendon, of Gore in the London Borough of Barnet [U.K. Life Peer] on 14 October 1993.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Victor Mishcon, Baron Mishcon1

M, #191609, d. 27 January 2006
Last Edited=23 May 2006
     Victor Mishcon, Baron Mishcon died on 27 January 2006.1
     He was invested as a Queen's Counsel (Q.C.).1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).1 He was created Baron Mishcon, of Lambeth in Greater London [U.K. Life Peer] on 10 May 1978.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Parry Andrew Mitchell, Baron Mitchell1

M, #191610
Last Edited=23 May 2006
     Parry Andrew Mitchell, Baron Mitchell was created Baron Mitchell, of Hampstead in the London Borough of Camden [U.K. Life Peer] on 10 May 2000.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.