George Allardice Riddell, 1st and last Baron Riddell1

M, #241401, b. 25 May 1865, d. 5 December 1934
Last Edited=10 May 2011
     George Allardice Riddell, 1st and last Baron Riddell was born on 25 May 1865 at Duns, Berwickshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Riddell and Isabel Young.1 He married Annie Molison Allardice, daughter of David William Allardice, on 2 November 1900.1 He died on 5 December 1934 at age 69, without issue.1
     He was a practising solicitor between 1888 and 1903.1 He was chairman of George Newnes Ltd., C. Arthur Pearson Ltd. and News of the World Ltd.1 He was a director of Country Life Ltd., Newnes and Pearson Printing Company Ltd. and W. H. Collingridge and Company Ltd.1 He was invested as a Knight Bachelor in 1909.1 He was a liaision officer between the Government and the Press between 1914 and 1918.1 He was created 1st Baronet Riddell [U.K.] on 31 January 1918.1 He was created 1st Baron Riddell, of Walton Heath, co. Surrey [U.K.] on 28 January 1920.1 He wrote the book Some Things That Matter, published 1922.1 He wrote the book More Things that Matter, published 1925.1 He wrote the book Dame Louisa Aldrich-Blake, published 1926.1 He wrote the book Looking Round, published 1928.1 He wrote the book Medico-Legal Problems, published 1929.1 He wrote the book Lord Riddell's War Diary, 1914-18, published 1933.1 He wrote the book Lord Riddell's Intimate Diary of the Peace Conference and After, published 1933.1 On his death, his title became extinct.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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

James Riddell1

M, #241402, d. 1867
Last Edited=31 Jul 2007
     James Riddell married Isabel Young.1 He died in 1867.1
     He lived at Duns, Berwickshire, Scotland.1

Child of James Riddell and Isabel Young

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Isabel Young1

F, #241403
Last Edited=31 Jul 2007
     Isabel Young married James Riddell.1
      Her married name became Riddell.1

Child of Isabel Young and James Riddell

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Annie Molison Allardice1

F, #241404
Last Edited=1 Aug 2007
     Annie Molison Allardice is the daughter of David William Allardice.1 She married George Allardice Riddell, 1st and last Baron Riddell, son of James Riddell and Isabel Young, on 2 November 1900.1
      From 2 November 1900, her married name became Riddell.1 As a result of her marriage, Annie Molison Allardice was styled as Baroness Riddell on 28 January 1920.

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

David William Allardice1

M, #241405
Last Edited=1 Aug 2007
     David William Allardice lived at Rockferry, Cheshire, England.1 He lived at Valparaiso, Chile.1

Child of David William Allardice

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Sir William Robinson, 1st Bt.1

M, #241406, b. 1655
Last Edited=10 May 2011
     Sir William Robinson, 1st Bt. was born in 1655.1 He was the son of Thomas Robinson and Elizabeth Tancred.1 He married Mary Aislabie, daughter of George Aislabie, on 8 September 1699 in a although this date is more probably 8 September 1679, based on the birth dates of their sons marriage.1
     He held the office of High Sheriff of Yorkshire in 1689.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for North Allerton between 1689 and 1695.1 He was created 1st Baronet Robinson, of Newby, co. York [England] on 13 February 1689/90.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for the City of York between 1698 and 1722.1

Children of Sir William Robinson, 1st Bt. and Mary Aislabie

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 232.

Thomas Robinson1

M, #241407, d. circa July 1678
Last Edited=1 Aug 2007
     Thomas Robinson was the son of Sir William Robinson and Frances Metcalfe.1 He married Elizabeth Tancred, daughter of Charles Tancred.1 He died circa July 1678.1 He was buried on 16 July 1678.1

Children of Thomas Robinson and Elizabeth Tancred

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Sir William Robinson1

M, #241408, d. 1658
Last Edited=1 Aug 2007
     Sir William Robinson was the son of William Robinson and Margaret Jenkins.1 He married, secondly, Frances Metcalfe, daughter of Sir Thomas Metcalfe.1 He married, firstly, Mary Bamburgh, daughter of Sir William Bamburgh, 1st Bt..1 He died in 1658.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for York in 1628.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1633 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Yorkshire in 1649.1 He lived at Newby, Yorkshire, England.1 He also had three daughters by his second wife.1

Child of Sir William Robinson and Mary Bamburgh

Children of Sir William Robinson and Frances Metcalfe

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Robinson1

M, #241409, d. 1626
Last Edited=1 Aug 2007
     William Robinson was the son of William Robinson and Isabel Redman.1 He married Margaret Jenkins, daughter of Sir Henry Jenkins.1 He died in 1626.1 His will was probated on 20 October 1626.1
     He held the office of Sheriff of York in 1607.1 In 1616 he inherited his father's estates around York.1 He held the office of Lord Mayor of Yorkshire in 1619.1 He lived at Newby, Yorkshire, England.1

Child of William Robinson and Margaret Jenkins

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Robinson1

M, #241410, b. circa 1522, d. 1616
Last Edited=1 Aug 2007
     William Robinson was born circa 1522.1 He married, firstly, Isabel Redman, daughter of John Redman.1 He married, secondly, unknown daughter Harrison, daughter of Thomas Harrison.1 He died in 1616.1 He was buried at St. Crux, York, Yorkshire, England.1
     He was a Hamburg merchant.1 He held the office of Lord Mayor of York in 1581.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for York in 1584.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for York in 1588.1 He held the office of Lord Mayor of York in 1594.1

Child of William Robinson and unknown daughter Harrison

Child of William Robinson and Isabel Redman

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 231. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.