Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt.1

M, #345431, b. 14 February 1875, d. 6 August 1937
Last Edited=23 Feb 2011
     Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt. was born on 14 February 1875.1 He was the son of Sir Henry Katz Davson and Ann Helen Miller.2 He married Margot Elinor Glyn, daughter of Clayton Louis Glyn and Elinor Sutherland, on 7 April 1921.1 He died on 6 August 1937 at age 62.1
     He was appointed Knight in 1919.1 He was Chairman of the West Indies Conference.1 He was created 1st Baronet Davson [U.K.] on 21 January 1927.1 He held the office of Governor of the Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1934.1

Children of Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt. and Margot Elinor Glyn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Sir Ivan Buchanan Davson1

M, #345432, b. 1884, d. 27 January 1947
Last Edited=27 Mar 2009
     Lt.-Col. Sir Ivan Buchanan Davson was born in 1884.1 He was the son of Sir Henry Katz Davson and Ann Helen Miller.2 He died on 27 January 1947.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Air Force.1 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.) in 1919.1 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1919.1 He was Chairman of the West India Commitee between 1936 and 1945.1 He was appointed Knight in 1942.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lieutenant Thomas Gordon Davson1

M, #345433, b. 31 May 1888, d. 13 May 1915
Last Edited=27 Mar 2009
     Lieutenant Thomas Gordon Davson was born on 31 May 1888.1 He was the son of Sir Henry Katz Davson and Ann Helen Miller.2 He died on 13 May 1915 at age 26 at Ypres, BelgiumG, killed in action.1
     He lived Lieutenant.1 He fought in the First World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Clayton Louis Glyn1

M, #345434, b. 13 July 1857, d. 10 November 1915
Last Edited=28 Dec 2012
     Clayton Louis Glyn was born on 13 July 1857.2 He was the son of Clayton William Feake Glyn and Mary Jane Perry.2 He married Elinor Sutherland, daughter of Douglas Sutherland, on 27 April 1892.2 He died on 10 November 1915 at age 58.2
     He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He was a practising barrister.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Essex.2 He lived at Durrington House, Harlow, Essex, EnglandG.2

Children of Clayton Louis Glyn and Elinor Sutherland

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Margot Elinor Glyn1

F, #345435, b. 7 June 1893, d. 9 September 1966
Last Edited=16 Dec 2010
     Margot Elinor Glyn was born on 7 June 1893.2 She was the daughter of Clayton Louis Glyn and Elinor Sutherland.2 She married Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt., son of Sir Henry Katz Davson and Ann Helen Miller, on 7 April 1921.1 She died on 9 September 1966 at age 73.1
     She was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1920.1 From 7 April 1921, her married name became Davson.

Children of Margot Elinor Glyn and Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]




Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt.1

M, #345436, b. 13 March 1922, d. 20 January 1998
Last Edited=28 Dec 2012
     Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt. was born on 13 March 1922.1 He was the son of Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt. and Margot Elinor Glyn.2 He married Susan Eleanor Williams, daughter of Colonel Sir Rhys Rhys Williams, 1st Bt. and Juliette Evangeline Glyn, on 2 October 1946.1 He died on 20 January 1998 at age 75.1
     He was given the name of Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn at birth.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Davson [U.K., 1927] on 6 August 1937.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Welsh Guards.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He wrote the book Romanza, published 1953.1 He wrote the book The Jungle of Eden, published 1954.1 He wrote the book Elinor Glyn, a Biography, published 1955.1 He lived at Berbice, GuyanaG.1 He wrote the book The Ram in the Thicket, published 1957.1 In 1957 his name was legally changed to Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn by Deed Poll.1 He wrote the book I Can Take it All, published 1959.1 He wrote the book Kick Turn, published 1963.1 He wrote the book The Terminal, published 1965.1 He wrote the book The Seine, published 1966.1 He wrote the book The Dragon Variation, published 1969.1 He wrote the book The Blood of a Britishman, published 1970.1 He wrote the book The Companion Guide to Paris, published 1985.1 He wrote the book Eye of Battle, published 2000.1

Children of Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt. and Susan Eleanor Williams





Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Colonel Sir Rhys Rhys Williams, 1st Bt.1

M, #345437, b. 20 October 1865, d. 20 January 1955
Last Edited=30 Apr 2016
     Colonel Sir Rhys Rhys Williams, 1st Bt. was born on 20 October 1865.2 He is the son of Judge Gwylim Williams and Emma Eleanor Williams.2 He married Juliette Evangeline Glyn, daughter of Clayton Louis Glyn and Elinor Sutherland, on 24 February 1921.2 He died on 20 January 1955 at age 89.2
     He was given the name of Rhys Williams at birth.2 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He graduated from Oriel College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1887 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1890 entitled to practise as a barrister.2 He was appointed King's Counsel (K.C.) in 1913.2 He fought in the First World War.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1915 in the Welsh Guards.2 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1915.2 He was Acting Military Attaché to Tehran between 1915 and 1916.2 He gained the rank of Temporary Major in 1917.2 He fought in the Lieutenant-Colonel in 1917.2 He was Assistant Director-General of Movements and Railwys, War Office between 1917 and 1918.2 He was Deputy Director of Training and Staff Duties, Admiralty Naval Staff in 1918.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Liberal) for North Oxfordshire in 1918.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Liberal) for Banbury between 1918 and 1922.2 He was created 1st Baronet Williams, of Miskin, Llantrisant, co. Glamorgan [U.K.] on 25 June 1918.2 He held the office of Vice-Lord-Lieutenant of Glamorgan.2 He held the office of Recorder of Cardiff between 1922 and 1930.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Glamorgan.2 He was appointed Officer, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (O.St.J.)2 On 26 November 1938 his name was legally changed to Rhys Rhys Williams, by Deed Poll.2

Children of Colonel Sir Rhys Rhys Williams, 1st Bt. and Juliette Evangeline Glyn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Susan Eleanor Williams1

F, #345438, b. 17 May 1923
Last Edited=30 Apr 2016
     Susan Eleanor Williams was born on 17 May 1923.2 She is the daughter of Colonel Sir Rhys Rhys Williams, 1st Bt. and Juliette Evangeline Glyn.2 She married Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Edward Rae Davson, 1st Bt. and Margot Elinor Glyn, on 2 October 1946.1
     She gained the rank of Junior Commander in the Auxiliary Territorial Service, during the Second World War.1 From 2 October 1946, her married name became Davson. She was a sculptor, and formerly member of Hanging Commitee: Salon Art Sacré Paris, Union Women Painters and Sculptors Paris.2 She was admitted to Inner Temple in 1950 entitled to practise as a barrister.1 She was a poet and stained glass designer.1 She lived in 2003 at Marina Baie des Anges, Ducal Apt U-03, Villeneuve-Loubet, Alpes-Maritimes, FranceG.1

Children of Susan Eleanor Williams and Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Caroline Mary Glyn1

F, #345439, b. 27 August 1947, d. 1981
Last Edited=28 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     Caroline Mary Glyn was born on 27 August 1947.2 She was the daughter of Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt. and Susan Eleanor Williams.2 She died in 1981.2
     She was a novelist.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Victoria Anne Glyn1

F, #345440, b. 22 January 1951
Last Edited=28 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     Victoria Anne Glyn was born on 22 January 1951.1 She is the daughter of Sir Anthony Geoffrey Leo Simon Glyn, 2nd Bt. and Susan Eleanor Williams.2
     She was admitted to Inner Temple in 1978 entitled to practise as a barrister.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1056. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]