Ralph Smith

M, #32581
Last Edited=30 Apr 2008
     Ralph Smith lived at Greenhills, County Louth, IrelandG.

Child of Ralph Smith

Ralph Henry Barre de la Poer Beresford

M, #32582, b. 26 November 1886, d. 18 December 1925
Last Edited=3 Apr 2009
     Ralph Henry Barre de la Poer Beresford was born on 26 November 1886. He was the son of Major John Claudius Montgomery Beresford and Rose Sophia Montgomery Smith. He died on 18 December 1925 at age 39, unmarried.
     He lived at Learmont, County Derry, IrelandG.

Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash1

M, #32583, b. 19 July 1859, d. 8 March 1938
Last Edited=25 Jan 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash was born on 19 July 1859.1 He was the son of John Barré Beresford and Caroline Hamilton Ash.1 He married Lady Florence Marion Browne, daughter of Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo and Catherine Henrietta Dicken, on 23 October 1886.1 He died on 8 March 1938 at age 78.1
     He was given the name of William Randal Hamilton Beresford at birth.1 In 1901 his name was legally changed to Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash when he assumed the additional surname and arms of Ash by Royal Licence.1 He gained the ranks of Lieutenant-Colonel and Brevet Colonel in the service of the 1st Battalion Royal Welch Fusiliers.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)1 He lived at Ashbrook, County Derry, IrelandG.1

Child of Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash and Lady Florence Marion Browne

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ash, page 38. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Lady Florence Marion Browne1

F, #32584, b. 13 January 1863, d. 22 November 1946
Last Edited=27 Jul 2017
     Lady Florence Marion Browne was born on 13 January 1863.2 She was the daughter of Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo and Catherine Henrietta Dicken.3,1 She married Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash, son of John Barré Beresford and Caroline Hamilton Ash, on 23 October 1886.1 She died on 22 November 1946 at age 83.1
     From 23 October 1886, her married name became Beresford. From 1901, her married name became Beresford-Ash.1

Child of Lady Florence Marion Browne and Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ash, page 38. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3652. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo1

M, #32585, b. 14 March 1831, d. 24 February 1913
Last Edited=27 Jul 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo was born on 14 March 1831.2 He was the son of Howe Peter Browne, 2nd Marquess of Sligo and Lady Hester Catherine de Burgh.2 He married Catherine Henrietta Dicken, daughter of William Stephens Dicken, on 25 October 1855.2 He died on 24 February 1913 at age 81.2
     He was with the Bengal Civil Service between 1851 and 1886.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for County Mayo.2 He succeeded as the 5th Baron Monteagle of Westport, co. Mayo [U.K., 1806] on 30 December 1903.2 He succeeded as the 7th Earl of Altamont, co. Mayo [I., 1771] on 30 December 1903.2 He succeeded as the 5th Marquess of Sligo [I., 1800] on 30 December 1903.2 He succeeded as the 7th Viscount Westport, of Westport, co. Mayo [I., 1768] on 30 December 1903.2 He succeeded as the 7th Baron Monteagle, of Westport, co. Mayo [I., 1760] on 30 December 1903.2

Children of Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo and Catherine Henrietta Dicken

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ash, page 38. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3651. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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 508. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Catherine Henrietta Dicken1

F, #32586, d. 26 November 1914
Last Edited=27 Jul 2017
     Catherine Henrietta Dicken was the daughter of William Stephens Dicken.1 She married Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo, son of Howe Peter Browne, 2nd Marquess of Sligo and Lady Hester Catherine de Burgh, on 25 October 1855.1 She died on 26 November 1914.1
     Her married name became Browne. After her marriage, Catherine Henrietta Dicken was styled as Marchioness of Sligo on 30 December 1903.

Children of Catherine Henrietta Dicken and Henry Ulick Browne, 5th Marquess of Sligo

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3651. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Stephens Dicken1

M, #32587
Last Edited=25 Jul 2017
     William Stephens Dicken was in the Department of the Inspector-General, Indian Medical Service.1

Child of William Stephens Dicken

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3651. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Major Douglas Beresford-Ash1

M, #32588, b. 8 September 1887
Last Edited=25 Jan 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Major Douglas Beresford-Ash was born on 8 September 1887.1 He was the son of Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash and Lady Florence Marion Browne.1 He married Lady Betty Helena Joanna Rous, daughter of George Edward John Mowbray Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke and Helena Violet Alice Fraser, on 17 September 1930.
     He was given the name of Douglas Beresford at birth. He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the First World War, during which he was wounded. He was mentioned in despatches.1 He retired from the military in 1924, with the rank of Major, late of the Royal Fusiliers.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) in 1938.1 He held the office of High Sheriff in 1950.1 He lived at Ashbrook, County Derry, IrelandG.1

Child of Major Douglas Beresford-Ash and Lady Betty Helena Joanna Rous

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ash, page 38. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Lady Betty Helena Joanna Rous1

F, #32589, b. 24 April 1901, d. 4 November 1969
Last Edited=5 Mar 2014
     Lady Betty Helena Joanna Rous was born on 24 April 1901. She was the daughter of George Edward John Mowbray Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke and Helena Violet Alice Fraser.1 She married Major Douglas Beresford-Ash, son of Colonel William Randal Hamilton Beresford-Ash and Lady Florence Marion Browne, on 17 September 1930. She died on 4 November 1969 at age 68.1
     Lady Betty Helena Joanna Rous usually went by her middle name of Helena.1 From 17 September 1930, her married name became Beresford-Ash.1

Child of Lady Betty Helena Joanna Rous and Major Douglas Beresford-Ash

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ash, page 38. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

George Edward John Mowbray Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke1,2

M, #32590, b. 19 November 1862, d. 20 December 1947
Last Edited=11 May 2014
     George Edward John Mowbray Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke was born on 19 November 1862 at London, EnglandG.3 He was the son of John Edward Cornwallis Rous, 2nd Earl of Stradbroke and Augusta Musgrave.4 He married Helena Violet Alice Fraser, daughter of Lt.-Gen. James Keith Fraser, on 23 July 1898. He died on 20 December 1947 at age 85.
     He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.)2 He was appointed Commander, Royal Victorian Order (C.V.O.)2 He was awarded the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Officers' Decoration (V.D.)2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.)2 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)2 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.)2 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.)2 He gained the title of 3rd Earl of Stradbroke.

Children of George Edward John Mowbray Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke and Helena Violet Alice Fraser

Citations

  1. Youngest daughter.
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Ash, page 38. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S4736] David Barttelot, online unknown url, David Barttelot (unknown location), downloaded 14 July 2010.
  4. [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 XII/1, page 323. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  6. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3765. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  7. [S37] BP2003. [S37]