Lady Katherine Eliza Gordon1

F, #24721, b. 16 October 1852, d. 28 February 1931
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.04%
     Lady Katherine Eliza Gordon was born on 16 October 1852 at Ranger's House, Blackheath, Kent, England.2 She was the daughter of George John James Hamilton-Gordon, 5th Earl of Aberdeen and Lady Mary Baillie.3 She married Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh, son of Robert Bruce and Jane Dalrymple Hamilton Fergusson, on 21 November 1876 at St. Mary Abbot's, Kensington, London, England.3,2 She died on 28 February 1931 at age 78.3
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Katherine Eliza Gordon was styled as Lady Balfour of Burleigh on 21 November 1876. From 21 November 1876, her married name became Bruce.

Children of Lady Katherine Eliza Gordon and Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  4. [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 59. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh

M, #24722, b. 13 January 1849, d. 6 July 1921
Last Edited=13 Jun 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
Alexander Bruce, 6th Baron Balfour of Burleiigh 1
     Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh was born on 13 January 1849 at Kennet, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.2 He was the son of Robert Bruce and Jane Dalrymple Hamilton Fergusson.2 He was baptised at Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.2 He married Lady Katherine Eliza Gordon, daughter of George John James Hamilton-Gordon, 5th Earl of Aberdeen and Lady Mary Baillie, on 21 November 1876 at St. Mary Abbot's, Kensington, London, England.3,2 He died on 6 July 1921 at age 72 at Cadogan Square, London, England.4 He was buried on 11 July 1921 at Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.4
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He matriculated at Oriel College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 19 October 1867.2 He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh, co. Kinross [S., 1607] on 19 March 1869, when the attainder was reversed.2 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1871 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).2 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1876 and 1921.2 He held the office of Education Commissioner [Scotland] between 1882 and 1890.2 He held the office of a Lord-in-Waiting between 1887 and 1888.2 He held the office of Secretary to the Board of Trade between 1888 and 1892.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 28 June 1892.2 He held the office of Secretary for Scotland between 1895 and 1903.2 He held the office of Lord Rector of Edinburgh University between 1896 and 1899.2 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.).5 He held the office of Chancellor of St. Andrews University in 1900.2 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.).5 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 18 March 1901.2 He held the office of Governor of the Bank of Scotland in 1904.2 He held the office of Lord Warden of Stannaries, Cornwall and Devon between 1908 and 1921.5 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by North Wales University, Wales.5 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.5 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.5 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Stirling.5 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Fife.5 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Aberdeen University, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.5 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Perth.5 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Clackmannanshire.5 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Clackmannanshire.5 He held the office of Captain of the Royal Company of Archers.5 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.5 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Laws (D.C.L.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.5 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.6
     

Children of Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh and Lady Katherine Eliza Gordon

Citations

  1. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 11. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [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 59. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  5. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  6. [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.

Dame Isabel Maria Marjoribanks1,2

F, #24723, b. 14 March 1857, d. 18 April 1939
Last Edited=28 Dec 2012
     Dame Isabel Maria Marjoribanks was born on 14 March 1857.1 She was the daughter of Dudley Coutts Marjoribanks, 1st Baron Tweedmouth of Edington and Isabella Hogg.1 She married John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, son of George John James Hamilton-Gordon, 5th Earl of Aberdeen and Lady Mary Baillie, on 7 November 1877 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 She died on 18 April 1939 at age 82.3
     As a result of her marriage, Dame Isabel Maria Marjoribanks was styled as Countess of Aberdeen on 7 November 1877. From 7 November 1877, her married name became Hamilton-Gordon.1 She was president of the International Council of Women between 1893 and 1936.2 In 1894 she received the Freedom of Limerick.2 As a result of her marriage, Dame Isabel Maria Marjoribanks was styled as Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair on 4 January 1916. She wrote the book The Musings of a Scottish Granny (ASIN: B000861RJ4).2 She wrote the book We Twa, published 1925.2 She wrote the book she received the Freedom of Edinburgh, published 1928.2 She wrote the book More Cracks with We Twa, published 1929.2 She was invested as a Dame Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1931.2

Children of Dame Isabel Maria Marjoribanks and John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair



Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 18. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XIII, page 209.
  3. [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 5. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 11. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Dudley Coutts Marjoribanks, 1st Baron Tweedmouth of Edington1

M, #24724, b. 29 December 1820, d. 4 March 1894
Last Edited=19 May 2013
     Dudley Coutts Marjoribanks, 1st Baron Tweedmouth of Edington was born on 29 December 1820.2 He was the son of Edward Marjoribanks and Georgiana de Latour.2 He was baptised on 19 January 1821 at St. Mary, St. Marylebone Road, St. Marylebone, London, England.3 He married Isabella Hogg, daughter of Rt. Hon. Sir James Weir Hogg, 1st Bt. and Mary Claudine Swinton, in 1848.2 He died on 4 March 1894 at age 73.
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Berwickshire between 1853 and 1881.2 He was created 1st Baronet Marjoribanks [U.K.] on 25 July 1866.2 He was created 1st Baron Tweedmouth of Edington, co. Berwick [U.K.] on 12 October 1881.2

Children of Dudley Coutts Marjoribanks, 1st Baron Tweedmouth of Edington and Isabella Hogg

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 18. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 276. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  3. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Sir Gerald Herbert Portal1

M, #24725, b. 13 March 1858, d. 25 January 1894
Last Edited=30 Aug 2013
     Sir Gerald Herbert Portal was born on 13 March 1858.2 He was the son of Melville Portal and Lady Charlotte Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound. He married Lady Alice Josephine Bertie, daughter of Montagu Arthur Bertie, 7th Earl of Abingdon and Caroline Theresa Towneley, on 1 February 1890.1 He died on 25 January 1894 at age 35, without issue.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He was attached Agency and Consulate General at Egypt.2 He was decorated with the award of the medal with clasp and bronze star after bombardment of Alexandria in 1882 at Egypt.2 He was secretary to the British Agency between 1885 and 1891 at Cairo, Egypt.2 He was Acting Agency and Consulate General between 1886 and 1888 at Egypt.2 In 1887 he went on a special mission to King John of Abyssinia.2 He was invested as a Officer, Order of Saints Maurice and St Lazarus, Italy.2 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1888.2 He was decorated with the award of the Abyssinian Order of Solomon.2 He was Acting Consulate General between 1889 and 1891 at Zanzibar.2 He was Acting Agency and Consulate General at Egypt.2 He was Consulate General at Zanzibar.2 He held the office of Comissioner of German East Africa between 1891 and 1894.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1892.2 He held the office of Comissioner of Zanzibar.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2349. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Olivia Lucy Fitzroy1

F, #24726, b. 1989
Last Edited=7 Aug 2008
     Olivia Lucy Fitzroy was born in 1989.1 She is the daughter of Michael Robert Charles FitzRoy and Cornelia A. Garnett.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1619. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Frederick Windsor, 4th Baron Windsor1

M, #24727, b. 1559, d. 24 December 1585
Last Edited=15 May 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Frederick Windsor, 4th Baron Windsor was born in 1559. He was the son of Edward Windsor, 3rd Baron Windsor and Lady Katherine de Vere.1 He died on 24 December 1585, unmarried.1
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron Windsor [E., 1529] on 24 January 1574.1

Citations

  1. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 591. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.

Harriet Clive Windsor, Baroness Windsor1

F, #24728, b. 30 July 1797, d. 9 November 1869
Last Edited=26 Jan 2014
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     Harriet Clive Windsor, Baroness Windsor was born on 30 July 1797 at St. George Hanover Square, London, England.2 She was the daughter of Other Hickman Windsor, 5th Earl of Plymouth and Hon. Sarah Archer. She married Hon. Robert Henry Clive, son of Edward Clive, 1st Earl of Powis and Lady Henrietta Antonia Herbert, on 19 June 1819.3 She died on 9 November 1869 at age 72.
      Her married name became Clive. She succeeded to the title of 13th Baroness Windsor [E., 1529] in 1855, suo jure.1

Children of Harriet Clive Windsor, Baroness Windsor and Hon. Robert Henry Clive

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 367. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."
  3. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 592. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.

Felicity Tonkin1

F, #24729
Last Edited=3 Feb 2006
     Felicity Tonkin was born at New Zealand. She is the daughter of Captain Mark Anthony Peter Phillips and Heather Tonkin.

Citations

  1. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Elizabeth Phelip1

F, #24730, d. before 30 October 1441
Last Edited=31 Jan 2011
     Elizabeth Phelip was the daughter of Sir William Phelip, 1st Lord Bardolf and Joan Bardolf.1 She married John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont, son of Sir Henry Beaumont, 5th Lord Beaumont and Elizabeth Willoughby, between 24 July 1425 and 3 July 1436.1,2 She died before 30 October 1441.1
      From between 24 July 1425 and 3 July 1436, her married name became Beaumont.1 As a result of her marriage, Elizabeth Phelip was styled as Viscountess Beaumont on 12 February 1439/40.

Children of Elizabeth Phelip and John de Beaumont, 1st Viscount Beaumont

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 421. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 62.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 64.