Richard Townsend Becher Orpen1

M, #283551
Last Edited=14 May 2008
     Richard Townsend Becher Orpen is the son of Edward Henry Orpen and Frances Everina Heatley.1

Citations

  1. [S2741] Jenny Stiles, "re: Becher Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 20 Marh 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Becher Family."

Brampton Gurdon1

M, #283552, b. 25 September 1797, d. 28 April 1881
Last Edited=20 Nov 2008
     Brampton Gurdon was born on 25 September 1797.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Theophilus Thornhagh Gurdon and Anne Mellish.2 He married Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne, daughter of Nicholas William Ridley-Colborne, 1st and last Baron Colborne of West Harling and Charlotte Steele, on 12 August 1828.1 He died on 28 April 1881 at age 83.1
     He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Norfolk.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Norfolk.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for West Norfolk.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Norfolk in 1855.1 He lived at Grundisburgh, Suffolk, EnglandG.1 He lived at Letton, Norfolk, EnglandG.1

Children of Brampton Gurdon and Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 944. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Mary Anne Orpen1

F, #283553, b. circa 1820
Last Edited=15 May 2008
     Mary Anne Orpen was born circa 1820.1 She was the daughter of Captain Henry Richard Orpen and Letitia Becher.1

Citations

  1. [S2741] Jenny Stiles, "re: Becher Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 20 Marh 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Becher Family."

Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne1

F, #283554, d. 28 May 1880
Last Edited=14 May 2016
     Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne was the daughter of Nicholas William Ridley-Colborne, 1st and last Baron Colborne of West Harling and Charlotte Steele.2 She married Brampton Gurdon, son of Lt.-Col. Theophilus Thornhagh Gurdon and Anne Mellish, on 12 August 1828.1 She died on 28 May 1880.1
     From 12 August 1828, her married name became Gurdon.

Children of Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne and Brampton Gurdon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 944. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Orpen1

M, #283555, b. circa 1820, d. 1890
Last Edited=15 May 2008
     Henry Orpen was born circa 1820.1 He was the son of Captain Henry Richard Orpen and Letitia Becher.1 He married Rachel Harman on 27 December 1849.1 He died in 1890.1
     He had three other children.1

Citations

  1. [S2741] Jenny Stiles, "re: Becher Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 20 Marh 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Becher Family."


Rt. Hon. Sir William Brampton Gurdon1

M, #283556, b. 5 September 1840, d. 31 May 1910
Last Edited=14 May 2008
     Rt. Hon. Sir William Brampton Gurdon was born on 5 September 1840.1 He was the son of Brampton Gurdon and Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne.2 He married Lady Eveline Camilla Wallop, daughter of Isaac Newton Wallop, 5th Earl of Portsmouth and Lady Eveline Alicia Juliana Herbert, on 20 September 1887.1 He died on 31 May 1910 at age 69, without issue.1
     He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.)1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.)1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.)1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for North Norfolk between 1899 and 1910.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Suffolk in 1907.1 He lived at Assington Hall, Suffolk, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 944. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Rachel Harman1

F, #283557
Last Edited=15 May 2008
     Rachel Harman married Henry Orpen, son of Captain Henry Richard Orpen and Letitia Becher, on 27 December 1849.1
     From 27 December 1849, her married name became Orpen.1

Citations

  1. [S2741] Jenny Stiles, "re: Becher Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 20 Marh 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Becher Family."

Lady Eveline Camilla Wallop1

F, #283558, d. 13 September 1894
Last Edited=27 Dec 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.2%
     Lady Eveline Camilla Wallop was the daughter of Isaac Newton Wallop, 5th Earl of Portsmouth and Lady Eveline Alicia Juliana Herbert.2 She married Rt. Hon. Sir William Brampton Gurdon, son of Brampton Gurdon and Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne, on 20 September 1887.1 She died on 13 September 1894, without issue.1
     From 20 September 1887, her married name became Gurdon.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 944. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charlotte Gurdon1

F, #283559, d. 11 January 1868
Last Edited=14 May 2008
     Charlotte Gurdon was the daughter of Brampton Gurdon and Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne.2 She married Horace Broke, son of Lt.-Gen. Horatio George Broke, on 8 May 1860.1 She died on 11 January 1868.1
     From 8 May 1860, her married name became Broke.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 944. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Horace Broke1

M, #283560
Last Edited=17 Jan 2016
     Horace Broke is the son of Lt.-Gen. Horatio George Broke.1 He married Charlotte Gurdon, daughter of Brampton Gurdon and Hon. Henrietta Susannah Ridley-Colborne, on 8 May 1860.1
     He lived at Gladwyns Harlow.2

Child of Horace Broke

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 944. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]