Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley1

M, #212511, b. 15 July 1870, d. 19 December 1951
Last Edited=21 Mar 2007
     Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley was born on 15 July 1870.1 He was the son of Henry Cayley and Letitia Mary Walters.2 He married Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon, daughter of Sir William Duff Gibbon, on 7 November 1906.1 He died on 19 December 1951 at age 81.1
     He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1902.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was wounded and mentioned in despatches.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1915.1 He was awarded the Order of the White Eagle of Serbia 3rd Class with swords.1 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre Belgium.1 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre.1 He was awarded the Order of the Crown of Belgium.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1919.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the 4th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment.1 He gained the rank of Honorary Major-General in 1920.1

Child of Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley and Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir William Duff Gibbon1

M, #212512, b. 1837, d. 1919
Last Edited=2 Mar 2008
     Sir William Duff Gibbon was born in 1837 at Aberdeenshire, ScotlandG.2 He died in 1919.1
     He was a tea planter at Kandy, Sri LankaG.1,2 He lived between 1911 and 1919 at Bournemouth, Hampshire, EnglandG.1,2 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1912.2

Child of Sir William Duff Gibbon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2709] Denise Nelson, "re: Gibbon Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 29 February 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Gibbon Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon1

F, #212513, d. 23 November 1955
Last Edited=2 Dec 2006
     Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon was the daughter of Sir William Duff Gibbon.2 She married Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley, son of Henry Cayley and Letitia Mary Walters, on 7 November 1906.1 She died on 23 November 1955.1
     From 7 November 1906, her married name became Cayley.

Child of Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon and Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Commander Richard Douglas Cayley1

M, #212514, b. 6 October 1907, d. 8 January 1943
Last Edited=19 Jul 2015
     Commander Richard Douglas Cayley was born on 6 October 1907.1 He was the son of Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley and Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon.2 He married Nancy Coutts, daughter of Edward Coutts, on 22 April 1933.1 He died on 8 January 1943 at age 35, killed in action while commanding H.M. Submarine P311.1,3
     He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Commander in the Royal Navy.1 He was awarded the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) and two bars.1

Child of Commander Richard Douglas Cayley and Nancy Coutts

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Edward Coutts1

M, #212515
Last Edited=2 Dec 2006
     Edward Coutts lived at Sweffling, Fleet, Hampshire, EnglandG.1

Child of Edward Coutts

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Nancy Coutts1

F, #212516
Last Edited=2 Dec 2006
     Nancy Coutts is the daughter of Edward Coutts.2 She married, firstly, Commander Richard Douglas Cayley, son of Colonel Douglas Edward Cayley and Jessie Eyre Duff Gibbon, on 22 April 1933.1 She married, secondly, H. S. Gild after 1943.1
     From 22 April 1933, her married name became Cayley. From after 1943, her married name became Gild.1

Child of Nancy Coutts and Commander Richard Douglas Cayley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Jennifer Jane Cayley1

F, #212517, b. 14 April 1934
Last Edited=2 Dec 2006
     Jennifer Jane Cayley was born on 14 April 1934.1 She is the daughter of Commander Richard Douglas Cayley and Nancy Coutts.2 She married S/Ldr. Arthur Christopher Doggett, son of Arthur Francis Doggett and Hon. Elizabeth Mary Horder, on 18 August 1956.1
     From 18 August 1956, her married name became Doggett.

Children of Jennifer Jane Cayley and S/Ldr. Arthur Christopher Doggett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Arthur Francis Doggett1

M, #212518
Last Edited=2 Dec 2006
     Arthur Francis Doggett married Hon. Elizabeth Mary Horder, daughter of Thomas Jeeves Horder, 1st Baron Horder.1
     He lived at The Hill, Strumpshaw, Norfolk, EnglandG.1

Child of Arthur Francis Doggett and Hon. Elizabeth Mary Horder

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

S/Ldr. Arthur Christopher Doggett1

M, #212519
Last Edited=2 Dec 2006
     S/Ldr. Arthur Christopher Doggett is the son of Arthur Francis Doggett and Hon. Elizabeth Mary Horder.2,1 He married Jennifer Jane Cayley, daughter of Commander Richard Douglas Cayley and Nancy Coutts, on 18 August 1956.1
     He gained the rank of Squadron Leader in the Royal Air Force.1

Children of S/Ldr. Arthur Christopher Doggett and Jennifer Jane Cayley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Antonia Clare Doggett1

M, #212520, b. 9 April 1958
Last Edited=19 Nov 2006
     Antonia Clare Doggett was born on 9 April 1958.1 He is the son of S/Ldr. Arthur Christopher Doggett and Jennifer Jane Cayley.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]