William Smoult Playfair1

M, #240641, b. 27 July 1836, d. 13 August 1903
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     William Smoult Playfair was born on 27 July 1836.1 He was the son of George Playfair and Janet Ross.1 He married Emily Kitson, daughter of James Kitson, on 26 April 1864.1 He died on 13 August 1903 at age 67.1
     He graduated from University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG, in 1856 with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)1 He was Professor of Medicine between 1858 and 1860 at Calcutta Medical College, Calcutta, IndiaG.1 He was registered as a Member, Royal College of Physicians, London (M.R.C.P.) in 1863.1 He was appointed Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, London (F.R.C.P.) in 1870.1 He was obstretic physician between 1872 and 1898 at King's College Hospital, London, EnglandG.1 He was Professor of Obstretic Medicine between 1872 and 1898 at King's College London, London, EnglandG.1 He wrote the book Science and Practice of Midwifery, published 1876.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG, in 1885.1 He wrote the book System of Gynaecology, published 1896, with Sir T. C. Allbutt.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG, in 1898.1

Child of William Smoult Playfair and Emily Kitson



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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Emily Kitson1

F, #240642, d. 21 November 1916
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Emily Kitson was the daughter of James Kitson.1 She married William Smoult Playfair, son of George Playfair and Janet Ross, on 26 April 1864.1 She died on 21 November 1916.1
     From 26 April 1864, her married name became Playfair.1

Child of Emily Kitson and William Smoult Playfair

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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Sir Nigel Ross Playfair1

M, #240643, b. 1874, d. 1934
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Sir Nigel Ross Playfair was born in 1874.1 He was the son of William Smoult Playfair and Emily Kitson.1 He died in 1934.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow, London, EnglandG.1 He was educated at University College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1 He was a professional actor on the stage between 1902 and 1918.1 In 1920 he revived the Beggar's Opera.1 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1928.1

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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Ann Playfair1

F, #240644, d. 6 October 1861
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Ann Playfair was the daughter of George Playfair and Janet Ross.1 She married Captain unknown Hickey.1 She died on 6 October 1861.1
     Her married name became Hickey.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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Captain unknown Hickey1

M, #240645
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Captain unknown Hickey married Ann Playfair, daughter of George Playfair and Janet Ross.1
     He had a daughter.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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Jessie Macdonald Playfair1

F, #240646
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Jessie Macdonald Playfair is the daughter of George Playfair and Janet Ross.1 She married Colonel J. S. H. Weston in April 1840.1
     From April 1840, her married name became Weston.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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Colonel J. S. H. Weston1

M, #240647
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Colonel J. S. H. Weston married, thirdly, Jessie Macdonald Playfair, daughter of George Playfair and Janet Ross, in April 1840.1
     He lived at West Horsley Place, Surrey, EnglandG.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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Agnes Playfair1

F, #240648, d. 18 January 1871
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Agnes Playfair was the daughter of George Playfair and Janet Ross.1 She died on 18 January 1871, unmarried.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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Margaret Eliza Oakes1

F, #240649, d. 13 August 1855
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     Margaret Eliza Oakes was the daughter of James Oakes.1 She married Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair, son of George Playfair and Janet Ross, on 28 July 1846.1 She died on 13 August 1855.1
     From 28 July 1846, her married name became Playfair.1

Children of Margaret Eliza Oakes and Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair

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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

James Oakes1

M, #240650
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     James Oakes lived at Eiddings House, Alfreton, Derbyshire, EnglandG.1

Child of James Oakes

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 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.