William George1

M, #20601
Last Edited=18 May 2007
     William George held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).2 He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.).2 He was the town clerk at Invergordon, Scotland.1

Child of William George

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 949. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven1

M, #20602, b. 8 September 1917, d. 27 January 1965
Last Edited=19 Feb 2011
     William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven was born on 8 September 1917.1 He was the son of William George Bradley Craven, 5th Earl of Craven and Mary Williamina George.1 He married, firstly, Gwendoline Irene Meyrick, daughter of Ferdinand Richard Holmes Meyrick, on 3 May 1939.1 He and Gwendoline Irene Meyrick were divorced in 1954.1 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas, daughter of Robert Sholto Johnstone-Douglas and Bettina Grisewood, on 25 September 1954.1 He died on 27 January 1965 at age 47.1
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall, Berkshire [E., 1627] on 15 September 1932.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl of Craven [U.K., 1801] on 15 September 1932.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Viscount Uffington, co. Berkshire [U.K., 1801] on 15 September 1932.1 He was educated at Northamptonshire Institute of Agriculture, Northamptonshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant (E) in the service of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.2 He gained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in the service of the Coldstream Guards.2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He held the office of Member of the East Sussex County Council in 1957.2 He was decorated with the award of the Knight, Sovereign Military Order of Malta in 1959.2

Child of William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven and Gwendoline Irene Meyrick

Children of William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven and Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 949. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Gwendoline Irene Meyrick1

F, #20603, d. 13 March 2002
Last Edited=3 Jun 2007
     Gwendoline Irene Meyrick was the daughter of Ferdinand Richard Holmes Meyrick.1 She married William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven, son of William George Bradley Craven, 5th Earl of Craven and Mary Williamina George, on 3 May 1939.1 She and William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven were divorced in 1954.1 She married, secondly, Sir Andrew MacTaggart after 1954.2 She died on 13 March 2002.2
      Gwendoline Irene Meyrick usually went by her middle name of Irene.2 From 3 May 1939, her married name became Craven. As a result of her marriage, Gwendoline Irene Meyrick was styled as Countess of Craven on 3 May 1939. From after 1954, her married name became MacTaggart.2

Child of Gwendoline Irene Meyrick and William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 949. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Ferdinand Richard Holmes Meyrick1

M, #20604, b. circa 1868, d. 1940
Last Edited=16 Nov 2013
     Ferdinand Richard Holmes Meyrick was born circa 1868.2 He married Katherine Evelyn Nason, daughter of John William Washington Nason and Sarah Frances Bateman, on 12 December 1899.3,2 He and Katherine Evelyn Nason were divorced in 1919.2 He died in 1940.2
     He was given the name of Ferdinand Richard Holmes Merrick at birth.2 He graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.).1 He lived at 59 Kensington Court, London, England.4

Children of Ferdinand Richard Holmes Meyrick and Katherine Evelyn Nason

Children of Ferdinand Richard Holmes Meyrick

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1065. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV, page 189.

Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas1

F, #20605, b. 2 June 1916
Last Edited=18 May 2007
     Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas was born on 2 June 1916. She is the daughter of Robert Sholto Johnstone-Douglas and Bettina Grisewood.1 She married, firstly, William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven, son of William George Bradley Craven, 5th Earl of Craven and Mary Williamina George, on 25 September 1954.1 She married, secondly, Kenneth Harmwood Banner on 27 July 1966.1
      From 25 September 1954, her married name became Craven. As a result of her marriage, Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas was styled as Countess of Craven on 25 September 1954. Her married name became Banner. She lived in 2003 at Peelings Manor, Pevensey, Sussex, England.2

Children of Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas and William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 949. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Thomas Robert Douglas Craven, 7th Earl of Craven1

M, #20606, b. 24 August 1957, d. 22 October 1983
Last Edited=19 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Thomas Robert Douglas Craven, 7th Earl of Craven was born on 24 August 1957.1 He was the son of William George Bradley Craven, 6th Earl of Craven and Elizabeth Gwendolen Teresa Johnstone-Douglas.1 He died on 22 October 1983 at age 26, unmarried.1
     He succeeded to the title of 13th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall, Berkshire [E., 1627] on 27 January 1965.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Craven [U.K., 1801] on 27 January 1965.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Viscount Uffington, co. Berkshire [U.K., 1801] on 27 January 1965.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Arthur Henry Johnstone-Douglas1

M, #20607, b. 23 June 1846, d. 26 March 1923
Last Edited=12 Aug 2013
Consanguinity Index=6.28%
     Arthur Henry Johnstone-Douglas was born on 23 June 1846. He was the son of Robert Johnstone-Douglas and Lady Jane Margaret Mary Douglas. He married Jane Maitland Stewart, daughter of Stair Hathorn Stewart, on 14 July 1869. He died on 26 March 1923 at age 76.
     He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).1 He lived at Lockerbie, Dumfries-shire, Scotland.1

Children of Arthur Henry Johnstone-Douglas and Jane Maitland Stewart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2193. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Jane Maitland Stewart

F, #20608, d. 26 May 1930
Last Edited=23 Nov 2008
     Jane Maitland Stewart was the daughter of Stair Hathorn Stewart. She married Arthur Henry Johnstone-Douglas, son of Robert Johnstone-Douglas and Lady Jane Margaret Mary Douglas, on 14 July 1869. She died on 26 May 1930.
      Her married name became Johnstone-Douglas.

Children of Jane Maitland Stewart and Arthur Henry Johnstone-Douglas

Stair Hathorn Stewart1

M, #20609
Last Edited=20 Sep 2004
     Stair Hathorn Stewart lived at Physgill, Wigtownshire, Scotland.1 He lived at Glasserton, Wigtownshire, Scotland.

Children of Stair Hathorn Stewart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 221. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Sholto Johnstone-Douglas1

M, #20610, b. 3 December 1871, d. 10 March 1958
Last Edited=17 May 2007
     Robert Sholto Johnstone-Douglas was born on 3 December 1871. He was the son of Arthur Henry Johnstone-Douglas and Jane Maitland Stewart. He married Bettina Grisewood, daughter of Harman Grisewood, on 19 April 1913. He died on 10 March 1958 at age 86.
     He was educated at Mayfield, Sussex, England.1

Children of Robert Sholto Johnstone-Douglas and Bettina Grisewood

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.