Lady Helen Christina Joanna Douglas1

F, #36171, b. 26 April 1909, d. 2 August 1965
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Helen Christina Joanna Douglas was born on 26 April 1909.1 She was the daughter of Sholto Charles Douglas, Lord Aberdour and Minnie Christina Brenda Hay.1 She married Major Hubert Trench Crane, son of Hubert William Crane, on 16 October 1934.1 She died on 2 August 1965 at age 56.1
      Lady Helen Christina Joanna Douglas usually went by her middle name of Joanna.1 Her married name became Crane. On 23 March 1937 she was granted the rank of an earl's daughter.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2789. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Major Hubert Trench Crane1

M, #36172
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
     Major Hubert Trench Crane is the son of Hubert William Crane.1 He married Lady Helen Christina Joanna Douglas, daughter of Sholto Charles Douglas, Lord Aberdour and Minnie Christina Brenda Hay, on 16 October 1934.1
     He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Royal Norfolk regiment.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2789. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hubert William Crane1

M, #36173, d. before 1963
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
     Hubert William Crane died before 1963.

Child of Hubert William Crane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2789. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Thomas William Douglas1

M, #36174, b. 10 January 1924, d. December 1943
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     Thomas William Douglas was born on 10 January 1924.1 He was the son of Hon. Charles William Sholto Douglas and Alice Agnes Fox-Pitt.1 He died in December 1943 at age 19, killed in action.1
     He gained the rank of officer in the service of the Black Watch and Scottish Paratroop Regiment.1 He fought in the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2789. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Helen Alice Douglas1,2

F, #36175, b. 7 October 1921, d. 4 June 2009
Last Edited=29 Oct 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     Helen Alice Douglas was born on 7 October 1921.2 She was the daughter of Hon. Charles William Sholto Douglas and Alice Agnes Fox-Pitt.1,2 She married, firstly, Lt.-Col. Brian Eric Leslie Abdy Collins, son of Bernard Abdy Collins, on 20 October 1947.1 She married, secondly, Captain Gerald John Ponsonby, 6th Baron de Mauley of Canford, son of Hubert William Ponsonby, 5th Baron de Mauley of Canford and Elgiva Margaret Dundas, on 16 November 1954.1 She died on 4 June 2009 at age 87.3
      From 20 October 1947, her married name became Abdy Collins. Her married name became Ponsonby. As a result of her marriage, Helen Alice Douglas was styled as Lady de Mauley on 13 September 1962. She lived in 2003 at Langford House, Little Faringdon, Lechlade, Gloucestershire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1081. 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.


Lt.-Col. Brian Eric Leslie Abdy Collins1

M, #36176, b. 29 May 1913, d. 22 December 1952
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
     Lt.-Col. Brian Eric Leslie Abdy Collins was born on 29 May 1913.2 He was the son of Bernard Abdy Collins. He married Helen Alice Douglas, daughter of Hon. Charles William Sholto Douglas and Alice Agnes Fox-Pitt, on 20 October 1947.1 He died on 22 December 1952 at age 39.3
     He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.).1 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.).1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Royal Engineers.3

Children of Lt.-Col. Brian Eric Leslie Abdy Collins and Helen Alice Douglas

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1081. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S40] L. G. Pine, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 17th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1952), page 496. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Bernard Abdy Collins1

M, #36177, b. 17 February 1880
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
     Bernard Abdy Collins was born on 17 February 1880.2 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Henry Abdy Collins.2
     He was with the Indian Civil Servcie.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Indian Empire (C.I.E.).1

Child of Bernard Abdy Collins

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2789. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S40] L. G. Pine, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 17th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1952), page 496. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed.

Ferdinand Baron von Lilencron1

M, #36178
Last Edited=18 Mar 2009
     Ferdinand Baron von Lilencron married Cecilia Thornton-Wodehouse, daughter of Admiral Hon. Edward Thornton-Wodehouse and Thornvilla Diana Thornton, on 24 July 1879.2
     He lived Schleswig-Holstein.2 He gained the title of Baron von Liliencron.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2166. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Charles Sholto Douglas, 21st Earl of Morton1,2

M, #36179, b. 19 March 1927
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
     John Charles Sholto Douglas, 21st Earl of Morton was born on 19 March 1927.2 He is the son of Hon. Charles William Sholto Douglas and Florence Timson.2 He married Mary Sheila Gibbs, daughter of Reverend John Stanley Gibbs and Mary Rosamond McCorquodale, on 20 September 1949.1,2
     He was educated at Bryanston School, Blandford, Dorset, England.2 He was educated at Cranford School, England.2 He succeeded to the title of 21st Earl of Morton [S., 1458] on 13 February 1976.3 He was partner of Dalmahoy Estates.2

Children of John Charles Sholto Douglas, 21st Earl of Morton and Mary Sheila Gibbs

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 53. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2786. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Mary Sheila Gibbs1

F, #36180, b. 8 March 1927
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
Mary, Countess of Morton 2
     Mary Sheila Gibbs was born on 8 March 1927.1 She is the daughter of Reverend John Stanley Gibbs and Mary Rosamond McCorquodale.1 She married John Charles Sholto Douglas, 21st Earl of Morton, son of Hon. Charles William Sholto Douglas and Florence Timson, on 20 September 1949.1,3
      Her married name became Douglas. As a result of her marriage, Mary Sheila Gibbs was styled as Countess of Morton on 13 February 1976.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 53. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2786. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]