Hon. Jocelyn Cecil Vereker1

M, #241001, b. 27 July 1913, d. 29 May 1915
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.59%
     Hon. Jocelyn Cecil Vereker was born on 27 July 1913.1 He was the son of Field Marshal John Standish Surtees Prendergast Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort, V.C. and Corinna Katherine Vereker.1 He died on 29 May 1915 at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Standish Robert Gage Vereker, 7th Viscount Gort1

M, #241002, b. 12 February 1888, d. 1975
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
     Standish Robert Gage Vereker, 7th Viscount Gort was born on 12 February 1888.1 He was the son of John Gage Prendergast Vereker, 5th Viscount Gort and Eleanor Surtees.1 He married Bessy Surtees, daughter of Aubone Alfred Surtees, on 11 June 1921.1 He died in 1975, without issue.1
      Standish Robert Gage Vereker, 7th Viscount Gort usually went by his middle name of Robert.1 He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He gained the rank of officer in 1948 in the service of the Royal Horse Artillery (Territorial Forces).1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches and wounded three times.1 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.).1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Viscount Gort, co. Galway [I., 1816] on 31 March 1946.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Baron Kiltarton of Gort, co. Galway [I., 1810] on 31 March 1946.1 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in 1948 in the service of the 464 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery.1 He was invested as a Knight, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (K.St.J.).1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Bessy Surtees1

F, #241003, d. 14 April 1972
Last Edited=9 Jul 2008
     Bessy Surtees was the daughter of Aubone Alfred Surtees.1 She married Standish Robert Gage Vereker, 7th Viscount Gort, son of John Gage Prendergast Vereker, 5th Viscount Gort and Eleanor Surtees, on 11 June 1921.1 She died on 14 April 1972.1
      From 11 June 1921, her married name became Vereker.1 As a result of her marriage, Bessy Surtees was styled as Viscountess Gort on 31 March 1946.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Aubone Alfred Surtees1

M, #241004
Last Edited=9 Jul 2008
     Aubone Alfred Surtees lived at Dinsdale Manor, County Durham, England.1

Child of Aubone Alfred Surtees

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker1

M, #241005, b. 21 June 1850, d. 24 October 1900
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker was born on 21 June 1850.1 He was the son of Standish Prendergast Vereker, 4th Viscount Gort and Hon. Caroline Harriet Gage.1 He married Ellen Amelia Wilshere, daughter of Reverend Henry Michael Mydleton Wilshere, on 25 March 1876.1 He died on 24 October 1900 at age 50.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Navy.1 He was Naval Advisor to the Board of Trade.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Geographic Society (F.R.G.S.).1

Children of Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker and Ellen Amelia Wilshere

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Ellen Amelia Wilshere1

F, #241006, d. 18 December 1943
Last Edited=7 Jul 2008
     Ellen Amelia Wilshere was the daughter of Reverend Henry Michael Mydleton Wilshere.1 She married Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker, son of Standish Prendergast Vereker, 4th Viscount Gort and Hon. Caroline Harriet Gage, on 25 March 1876.1 She died on 18 December 1943.1
      From 25 March 1876, her married name became Vereker.1

Children of Ellen Amelia Wilshere and Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Reverend Henry Michael Mydleton Wilshere1

M, #241007
Last Edited=9 Jul 2008
     Reverend Henry Michael Mydleton Wilshere was the Rector at Simonstown, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.1

Child of Reverend Henry Michael Mydleton Wilshere

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Standish Henry Prendergast Vereker1

M, #241008, b. 12 November 1878, d. 27 January 1953
Last Edited=9 Jul 2008
     Standish Henry Prendergast Vereker was born on 12 November 1878.1 He was the son of Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker and Ellen Amelia Wilshere.1 He married Eleanor Elizabeth Bott, daughter of Henry Bott, on 25 March 1908.1 He died on 27 January 1953 at age 74.1
     He held the office of Resident to Nigeria.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1901, where he was mentioned in despatches and received a medal for distinguished conduct in the field.1 He was Vice-Consul to Cherbourg between 1901 and 1904.1 He fought in the First World War, attached to the British Forces in the Cameroons and Mounted Infantry.1 He was decorated with the award of the Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.).1

Child of Standish Henry Prendergast Vereker and Eleanor Elizabeth Bott

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Eleanor Elizabeth Bott1

F, #241009, d. 28 July 1957
Last Edited=9 Jul 2008
     Eleanor Elizabeth Bott was the daughter of Henry Bott.2 She married Standish Henry Prendergast Vereker, son of Captain Hon. Foley Charles Prendergast Vereker and Ellen Amelia Wilshere, on 25 March 1908.1 She died on 28 July 1957.1
      From 25 March 1908, her married name became Vereker.1

Child of Eleanor Elizabeth Bott and Standish Henry Prendergast Vereker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Daphne Eleanor Vereker1

F, #241010, b. 2 September 1910
Last Edited=9 Jul 2008
     Daphne Eleanor Vereker was born on 2 September 1910.1 She is the daughter of Standish Henry Prendergast Vereker and Eleanor Elizabeth Bott.1 She married Commander Sydney Arthur Moorhouse Else, son of Captain unknown Else, on 3 August 1933.1
      From 3 August 1933, her married name became Else.1 She lived in 2003 at 139 Brook Gardens, Emsworth, Hampshire, England.1

Children of Daphne Eleanor Vereker and Commander Sydney Arthur Moorhouse Else

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1606. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]