William Alexander Erskine West-Erskine1

M, #271411, b. 12 September 1839, d. 22 October 1892
Last Edited=22 Nov 2010
     William Alexander Erskine West-Erskine was born on 12 September 1839.2 He was the son of Reverend William James West and Elmina Erskine.1 He died on 22 October 1892 at age 53, unmarried.1
      His name was legally changed to William Alexander Erskine West-Erskine by Royal Licence.1 He was given the name of William Alexander Erskine West at birth.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Minister of Public Works from 1875 to 1876.1 He held the office of Member of the Legislative Council (M.L.C.) [South Australia].1 He lived at Ederney, County Fermanagh, Ireland.1 He lived at Hindmarsh Island, Lake Alexandrina, South Australia, Australia.1

Citations

  1. [S31] Bernard, Sir Burke, editor, Burke's genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland, 4th ed. (London, U.K.: Burkes Peerage Ltd, 1958), page 752. Hereinafter cited as Landed Gentry of Ireland.
  2. [S1545] Mitchell Adams, "re: West Ancestors," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 December 2005 - 19 June 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: West Ancestors."

Erskine Eyre West1

M, #271412, b. 19 May 1868, d. 24 February 1950
Last Edited=22 Nov 2010
     Erskine Eyre West was born on 19 May 1868.1 He was the son of Augustus George West and Sara Eyre.1 He married Annette Aileen Maude Huddart, daughter of Cuthbert Henry Cooke Huddart, on 3 August 1899.1 He died on 24 February 1950 at age 81.1
     He was educated at Monkton Combe College, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He was admitted to King's Inns entitled to practice as a Barrister-at-Law.1 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Londonderry Royal Garrison Artillery.1

Citations

  1. [S31] Bernard, Sir Burke, editor, Burke's genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland, 4th ed. (London, U.K.: Burkes Peerage Ltd, 1958), page 752. Hereinafter cited as Landed Gentry of Ireland.
  2. [S31] Bernard, Sir Burke, Landed Gentry of Ireland, page 751.

Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish1

M, #271413, b. 3 September 1879, d. 14 February 1962
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish was born on 3 September 1879.1 He was the son of Ferdinand Beamish and Frances Anne Strickland.1 He married, firstly, Marion Godey Shaw, daughter of Edward Shaw, on 9 October 1911.1 He married, secondly, Alice Bessie Grace, daughter of Vice-Adm. Henry Edgar Grace, on 15 January 1930.1 He died on 14 February 1962 at age 82.1
     He was educated at Clifton College, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Woolwich, Kent, England.1 He fought in the First World War, as a Lieutenant-Colonel with the Royal Artillery and the Indian Army. He was mentioned in despatches twice.1 He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1927.1 He lived at Glenarm, Foxrock, County Dublin, Ireland.1

Child of Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish and Marion Godey Shaw

Children of Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish and Alice Bessie Grace

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Marion Godey Shaw1

F, #271414, d. 15 May 1925
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Marion Godey Shaw was the daughter of Edward Shaw.1 She married Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish, son of Ferdinand Beamish and Frances Anne Strickland, on 9 October 1911.1 She died on 15 May 1925.1
      From 9 October 1911, her married name became Beamish.1

Child of Marion Godey Shaw and Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Edward Shaw1

M, #271415
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Edward Shaw lived at New York, U.S.A..1

Child of Edward Shaw

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]


Captain Patrick Hugh Beamish1

M, #271416, b. 6 November 1912, d. 1957
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Captain Patrick Hugh Beamish was born on 6 November 1912.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish and Marion Godey Shaw.1 He married Pamela Hawkins, daughter of Reverend R. J. Hawkins, in 1940 in a childless marriage.1 He died in 1957.1
     He was educated at Oundle School, Oundle, Northamptonshire, England.1 He graduated from London University, London, England, in 1938 with a Licentiate in Medicine and Surgery of the Society of Apothecaries (L.M.S.S.A.).1 He fought in the Second World War, as a Captain in the Royal Army Medical Corps.1 He graduated from London University, London, England, in 1946 with a Diploma of Medical Radiology (D.M.R.).1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Pamela Hawkins1

F, #271417
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Pamela Hawkins is the daughter of Reverend R. J. Hawkins.1 She married Captain Patrick Hugh Beamish, son of Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish and Marion Godey Shaw, in 1940 in a childless marriage.1
      From 1940, her married name became Beamish.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Reverend R. J. Hawkins1

M, #271418
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008

Child of Reverend R. J. Hawkins

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Alice Bessie Grace1

F, #271419
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Alice Bessie Grace was the daughter of Vice-Adm. Henry Edgar Grace.1 She married Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish, son of Ferdinand Beamish and Frances Anne Strickland, on 15 January 1930.1
      From 15 January 1930, her married name became Beamish.1 As of 1976, Alice Bessie Grace lived at 36 Alexandra Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England.1

Children of Alice Bessie Grace and Lt.-Col. Walter Strickland Beamish

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Vice-Adm. Henry Edgar Grace1

M, #271420
Last Edited=29 Feb 2008
     Vice-Adm. Henry Edgar Grace was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.).1 He lived at Alverstoke, Hampshire, England.1

Child of Vice-Adm. Henry Edgar Grace

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Beamish, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]