George Gray1

M, #296181, b. 19 August 1814, d. 14 March 1879
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     George Gray was born on 19 August 1814.2 He married Elizabeth Emily Sophia Stannus, daughter of Very Rev. James Stannus and Elizabeth Borrowes, on 8 February 1866.1 He died on 14 March 1879 at age 64.1
     He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).1 He lived at Graymount, County Antrim, Ireland.1

Child of George Gray and Elizabeth Emily Sophia Stannus

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [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 323. Hereinafter cited as Landed Gentry of Ireland.

Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus1

M, #296182, b. 29 September 1870, d. 17 July 1917
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus was born on 29 September 1870.1 He was the son of James John Stannus and Rose Mary Armstrong.1 He married Elizabeth Graydon Smith, daughter of Captain John Graydon Smith, on 5 March 1895.1 He died on 17 July 1917 at age 46, from wounds received in action.1
     He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1901, where he was severely wounded.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Antrim.1 He fought in the First World War.1 He was decorated with the award of the Chevalier, Legion d'Honneur.1 He lived at Carlingford, County Louth, Ireland.1 He lived at The Elms, Portarlington, County Laois, Ireland.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1917.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus and Elizabeth Graydon Smith

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Catherine Letitia Stannus1

F, #296183, d. 1 February 1940
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Catherine Letitia Stannus was the daughter of James John Stannus and Rose Mary Armstrong.1 She married Nicholson Pim in 1905.1 She died on 1 February 1940, without issue.1
      From 1905, her married name became Pim.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Nicholson Pim1

M, #296184, d. 10 November 1926
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Nicholson Pim married Catherine Letitia Stannus, daughter of James John Stannus and Rose Mary Armstrong, in 1905.1 He died on 10 November 1926.1
     He lived at Lisnagarvey, Lisburn, County Antrim, Ireland.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

William Trevor Stannus1

M, #296185
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     William Trevor Stannus was the son of James John Stannus and Julia Sophia Armstrong.1 He died, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]


Elizabeth Graydon Smith1

F, #296186, d. February 1961
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Elizabeth Graydon Smith was the daughter of Captain John Graydon Smith.1 She married Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus, son of James John Stannus and Rose Mary Armstrong, on 5 March 1895.1 She died in February 1961.1
      From 5 March 1895, her married name became Stannus.1

Children of Elizabeth Graydon Smith and Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Captain John Graydon Smith1

M, #296187
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Captain John Graydon Smith lived at Batliboys, Blessington, County Wicklow, Ireland.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 7th Royal Fusiliers.1

Child of Captain John Graydon Smith

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Lt.-Col. Graydon Grant Harvey Trevor Stannus1

M, #296188, b. 26 May 1900, d. 21 September 1970
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Lt.-Col. Graydon Grant Harvey Trevor Stannus was born on 26 May 1900.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus and Elizabeth Graydon Smith.1 He married, firstly, Kathleen Evelina Macgowan, daughter of George Lionel Macgowan, on 16 April 1929.1 He married, secondly, Eliza Rennie Batchelor, daughter of David George Gray Batchelor, after 1959.1 He died on 21 September 1970 at age 70.1
     He was educated at St. Paul's School, London, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He was commissioned in 1919, in the service of the Royal Munster Fusiliers.1 He gained the rank of officer in 1922 in the service of the Lancashire Fusiliers.1 He fought in the North-West Frontier.1 He fought in the Second World War, in France and Burma.1 He was commanding officer of the 10th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers.1 He was commanding officer of the 2nd Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers.1 He retired from the military in 1948.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Graydon Grant Harvey Trevor Stannus and Kathleen Evelina Macgowan

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

James Gordon Dawson Stannus1

M, #296189, b. 23 December 1902
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     James Gordon Dawson Stannus was born on 23 December 1902.1 He is the son of Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus and Elizabeth Graydon Smith.1 He married, firstly, Frances Louise Breger Haweis James, daughter of Lt.-Col. Haweis James, on 18 October 1929.1 He and Frances Louise Breger Haweis James were divorced in 1933.1 He married, secondly, Jacqueline Compton Coningsby-Clarke, daughter of Robert Coningsby-Clarke, on 17 September 1945.1 He and Jacqueline Compton Coningsby-Clarke were divorced in 1946.1
      James Gordon Dawson Stannus used the pen-name of Gordon Anthony.1 James Gordon Dawson Stannus usually went by his middle name of Gordon.1 He was educated at St. Paul's School, London, England.1 He was an author and ballet photographer.1 He gained the rank of Flight Lieutenant in the service of the Royal Air Force, as official portrait photographer to the Air Ministry.1 He lived in 1976 at Garden Flat, Blue Willow, Lansdowne Road, Hove, Sussex, England.1

Child of James Gordon Dawson Stannus and Frances Louise Breger Haweis James

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Frances Louise Breger Haweis James1

F, #296190
Last Edited=13 Jun 2008
     Frances Louise Breger Haweis James is the daughter of Lt.-Col. Haweis James.1 She married James Gordon Dawson Stannus, son of Lt.-Col. Thomas Robert Alexander Stannus and Elizabeth Graydon Smith, on 18 October 1929.1 She and James Gordon Dawson Stannus were divorced in 1933.1
      From 18 October 1929, her married name became Stannus.1

Child of Frances Louise Breger Haweis James and James Gordon Dawson Stannus

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Stannus, page 1047. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]