Louisa Augusta Michel1

F, #37661
Last Edited=21 Aug 2009
     Louisa Augusta Michel is the daughter of Field Marshal Sir John Michel.1 She married Brig.-Gen. Charles Edward Beckett.1
      Her married name became Beckett.1

Child of Louisa Augusta Michel and Brig.-Gen. Charles Edward Beckett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Field Marshal Sir John Michel1

M, #37662, b. 1 September 1804, d. 24 May 1886
Last Edited=21 Aug 2009
     Field Marshal Sir John Michel was born on 1 September 1804.2 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. John Michel.2 He died on 24 May 1886 at age 81.2
     He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.).3 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.).3 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).3 He lived at Dewlish House, Dorset, England.2

Children of Field Marshal Sir John Michel

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 129. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  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 646. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1083. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin1

M, #37663, b. 30 August 1911, d. 30 November 1979
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin was born on 30 August 1911.1 He was the son of Brigadier Eric FitzGerald Dillon, 19th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Nora Juanita Muriel Beckett.1 He married Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis, daughter of René Merandon du Plessis, on 4 December 1939.1 He died on 30 November 1979 at age 68.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Captain between 1935 and 1937 in the service of the Transjordan Frontier Force.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He succeeded to the title of 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, co. Mayo [I., 1622] on 6 April 1946.1 He was decorated with the award of the Knight, Sovereign Military Order of Malta.1 He was decorated with the award of the Officer, Order of Orange Nassau (with swords).1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Royal Horse Guards.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis1

F, #37664, d. 22 April 2008
Last Edited=22 Aug 2009
     Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis was the daughter of René Merandon du Plessis.1 She married Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, son of Brigadier Eric FitzGerald Dillon, 19th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Nora Juanita Muriel Beckett, on 4 December 1939.1 She died on 22 April 2008.2
      Her married name became Dillon. As a result of her marriage, Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis was styled as Viscountess Dillon of Costello-Gallin on 6 April 1946. She lived in 2003 at The Grange, Manor Road, Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 29 April 2008. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

René Merandon du Plessis1

M, #37665
Last Edited=15 Nov 2011
     René Merandon du Plessis is the son of Nicholas Emile Merandon du Plessis.2
     He lived at Whitehall, Mauritius.1

Children of René Merandon du Plessis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Charles Henry Robert Dillon, 21st Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin1

M, #37666, b. 18 January 1945, d. 15 September 1982
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Charles Henry Robert Dillon, 21st Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin was born on 18 January 1945.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis.1 He married Mary Jane Young, daughter of John Young, on 13 May 1972.1 He died on 15 September 1982 at age 37.1
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He was educated at Furniture School, Royal College of Arts, London, England.1 He was a designer.1 He succeeded to the title of 21st Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, co. Mayo [I., 1622] on 30 November 1979.1

Children of Charles Henry Robert Dillon, 21st Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Mary Jane Young

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Richard Arthur Louis Dillon1

M, #37667, b. 23 October 1948, d. 9 October 2014
Last Edited=21 Oct 2014
     Hon. Richard Arthur Louis Dillon was born on 23 October 1948.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis.1 He married Hon. Priscilla Frances Hazlerigg, daughter of Arthur Grey Hazlerigg, 2nd Baron Hazlerigg and Patricia Pullar, on 24 May 1975.1 He died on 9 October 2014 at age 65.2
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He was educated at Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Incorporated Society of Valuers and Auctioneers (F.S.V.A.).1

Children of Hon. Richard Arthur Louis Dillon and Hon. Priscilla Frances Hazlerigg

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S320] Obituaries, The Irish Times, Dublin, Ireland. Hereinafter cited as The Irish Times.

Hon. Patrick Dominic Dillon1

M, #37668, b. 9 March 1956
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Michael Edmond Dillon1

M, #37669, b. 29 October 1957
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Hon. Michael Edmond Dillon was born on 29 October 1957.1 He is the son of Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis.1 He married Henrietta Catherine Elwell, daughter of Charles Elwell, on 1 October 1983.1
     He was educated at Glenstal Abbey School, Murroe, County Limerick, Ireland.1 He was educated at Hampshire College of Agriculture, Hampshire, England.1 He was a painter.1 He lived in 2003 at 8 Kerslake Road, London, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Isabel Anne Marie Henrietta Dillon1

F, #37670, b. 6 September 1942
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Hon. Isabel Anne Marie Henrietta Dillon was born on 6 September 1942.1 She is the daughter of Lt.-Col. Michael Eric Dillon, 20th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Irène Marie France Merandon du Plessis.1 She married Richard Alexander Charles Cobbe, son of Francis Charles Cobbe and Joan Mervyn Cobbe, on 25 July 1970.1
      From 25 July 1970, her married name became Cobbe.2 She lived in 2003 at The Manor House, Yattenden, Newbury, Berkshire, England.1

Children of Hon. Isabel Anne Marie Henrietta Dillon and Richard Alexander Charles Cobbe

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  3. [S47] BIFR1976 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]