Captain Hon. Claude Henry Meysey Meysey-Thompson1

M, #30891, b. 7 April 1887, d. 17 June 1915
Last Edited=9 May 2011
     Captain Hon. Claude Henry Meysey Meysey-Thompson was born on 7 April 1887.1 He was the son of Henry Meysey Meysey-Thompson, 1st and last Baron Knaresborough and Ethel Adeline Pottinger.1 He died on 17 June 1915 at age 28 at Ypres, Belgium, from wounds received in action.1
     He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1914 in the service of the Rifle Brigade.1 He fought in the First World War.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 166. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Hon. Violet Ethel Meysey-Thompson

F, #30892, b. 15 February 1886, d. 29 February 1960
Last Edited=9 May 2011
     Hon. Violet Ethel Meysey-Thompson was born on 15 February 1886. She was the daughter of Henry Meysey Meysey-Thompson, 1st and last Baron Knaresborough and Ethel Adeline Pottinger. She married, firstly, Captain Alexander Moore Vandeleur, son of Hector Stewart Vandeleur and Charlotte Foster, on 3 November 1910. She married, secondly, Major Sir Algar Henry Stafford Howard, son of Sir Edward Stafford Howard and Lady Rachel Anne Georgina Campbell, on 11 October 1921. She died on 29 February 1960 at age 74.
      From 3 November 1910, her married name became Vandeleur. From 11 October 1921, her married name became Howard.

Children of Hon. Violet Ethel Meysey-Thompson and Major Sir Algar Henry Stafford Howard

Dorothea Mary Elizabeth Minchin1

F, #30893, b. 2 January 1928
Last Edited=7 Jun 2008
     Dorothea Mary Elizabeth Minchin was born on 2 January 1928.2 She is the daughter of Lt.-Col. Richard George Edward Minchin and Elizabeth Eve McKerrell-Brown.1,3 She married, firstly, Hans Heinrich XVII Wilhelm Albert Eduard 4th Fürst von Pless, son of Hans Heinrich XV Prinz von Pless and Mary Theresa Cornwallis-West, on 23 July 1958 at London, England.1,2 She and Hans Heinrich XVII Wilhelm Albert Eduard 4th Fürst von Pless were divorced in 1971.3 She married, secondly, Nigel Clive Cosby Trench, 7th Baron Ashtown, son of Clive Newcombe Trench and Kathleen Maud Marion McIvor, on 17 December 1997.1
      Dorothea Mary Elizabeth Minchin usually went by her middle name of Mary.1 From 23 July 1958, her married name became von Pless.1 She lived in 1976 at 1 Chelsea Lodge, 58 Tiite Street, London, England.3 From 17 December 1997, her married name became Trench.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S93] Michael Luke, Hansel Pless: Prisoner of History (London, U.K.: The Cygnet Press, 2001). Hereinafter cited as Hansel Pless.
  3. [S47] BIFR1976 Minchin, page 824. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Lt.-Col. Richard George Edward Minchin1

M, #30894, b. 20 January 1901
Last Edited=13 Apr 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.59%
     Lt.-Col. Richard George Edward Minchin was born on 20 January 1901.2 He is the son of Richard Minchin Minchin and Rebecca Sarah Minchin Storey.3 He married Elizabeth Eve McKerrell-Brown, daughter of Henry Hay McKerrell-Brown, on 25 June 1926.2
     He was educated at St. Columba's College, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.2 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.2 He was commissioned in 1921, in the service of the Worcestershire Regiment.2 He fought in the Second World War, serving in North Africa, Italy and the Middle East.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the service of the Worcestershire Regiment.2 He lived before 1973 at Busherstown, Roscrea, County Offaly, Ireland.2 In 1973 he sold his estate of Busherstown.2 He lived in 1976 at No. 12 Cottage, Headbourne Worthy House, Winchester, Hampshire, England.3

Children of Lt.-Col. Richard George Edward Minchin and Elizabeth Eve McKerrell-Brown

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Minchin, page 824. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Major Sir Algar Henry Stafford Howard

M, #30895, b. 7 August 1880
Last Edited=28 Jan 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.11%
     Major Sir Algar Henry Stafford Howard was born on 7 August 1880. He was the son of Sir Edward Stafford Howard and Lady Rachel Anne Georgina Campbell. He married Hon. Violet Ethel Meysey-Thompson, daughter of Henry Meysey Meysey-Thompson, 1st and last Baron Knaresborough and Ethel Adeline Pottinger, on 11 October 1921.

Children of Major Sir Algar Henry Stafford Howard and Hon. Violet Ethel Meysey-Thompson

Clare Désirée Blow1

F, #30896, b. 1914, d. 3 March 1956
Last Edited=31 Dec 2012
     Clare Désirée Blow was born in 1914.2 She was the daughter of Detmar Jellings Blow and Winifred Gertrude Tollemache.2 She married Phelim Robert Hugh O'Neill, 2nd Baron Rathcavan, son of Robert William Hugh O'Neill, 1st Baron Rathcavan and Sylvia Irene Sandeman, on 12 February 1934.1 She and Phelim Robert Hugh O'Neill, 2nd Baron Rathcavan were divorced in 1944. She married Lt.-Col. Lewis Stanton Starkey, son of Lewis Edward Starkey and Mary Kathleen Starkey, on 14 June 1944.2 She died on 3 March 1956.2
     She lived Hilles.2 Stroud.2 Glos.2 Her married name became Starkey. Her married name became O'Neill.

Child of Clare Désirée Blow and Lt.-Col. Lewis Stanton Starkey

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3278. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Detmar Jellings Blow1

M, #30897, d. 7 February 1939
Last Edited=31 Dec 2012
     Detmar Jellings Blow was the son of Jellings Blow.2 He married Winifred Gertrude Tollemache, daughter of Hon. Hamilton James Tollemache and Mabel Hanbury, on 5 November 1910.2 He died on 7 February 1939.
     He was Justice of the Peace (J.P.).2 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Institute of British Architects (F.R.I.B.A.).2 Glos.2 He lived Hilles.2 Painswick.2

Children of Detmar Jellings Blow and Winifred Gertrude Tollemache

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3278. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.


Sylvia Irene Sandeman1

F, #30898, d. 19 July 1972
Last Edited=29 Aug 2010
     Sylvia Irene Sandeman was the daughter of Walter Albert Sandeman.2 She married Robert William Hugh O'Neill, 1st Baron Rathcavan, son of Edward O'Neill, 2nd Baron O'Neill and Lady Louisa Katherine Emma Cochrane, on 11 February 1909.1 She died on 19 July 1972.1
      Her married name became O'Neill. As a result of her marriage, Sylvia Irene Sandeman was styled as Baroness Rathcavan on 11 February 1953.

Children of Sylvia Irene Sandeman and Robert William Hugh O'Neill, 1st Baron Rathcavan

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3278. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Walter Albert Sandeman1

M, #30899
Last Edited=7 Nov 2014
     Walter Albert Sandeman is the son of Albert George Sandeman and Maria Carlota Perpetua de Morais Sarmento.2
     He lived at Morden House, Royston, Hertfordshire, England.1

Children of Walter Albert Sandeman

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3278. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Louisa Katherine Emma Cochrane1

F, #30900, d. 10 August 1942
Last Edited=18 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Louisa Katherine Emma Cochrane was the daughter of Thomas Barnes Cochrane, 11th Earl of Dundonald and Louisa Harriet Mackinnon.2 She married Edward O'Neill, 2nd Baron O'Neill, son of William Chichester, 1st Baron O'Neill and Henrietta Torrens, on 30 June 1873.1 She died on 10 August 1942.1
      Her married name became O'Neill. She was invested as a Dame of Grace, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (D.G.St.J.).1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1229. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]