Helen Charlotte Forbes-Gordon1

F, #413471, b. 26 May 1891
Last Edited=24 Sep 2010
     Helen Charlotte Forbes-Gordon was born on 26 May 1891.1 She was the daughter of Arthur Newton Forbes-Gordon and Penelope Christie.2
     She was educated at Cheltenham Ladies' College, Cheltenham, London, EnglandG.1 She was educated at Royal Academy of Music, London, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain William Balfour Forbes1

M, #413472, b. 10 December 1845, d. 9 May 1928
Last Edited=14 May 2017
     Captain William Balfour Forbes was born on 10 December 1845.1 He was the son of Arthur Forbes-Gordon of Rayne and Charlotte Balfour.2 He married Helen Arabella Persse, daughter of Walter Blakeney Persse and Anne Jane Whiteman, on 25 November 1889.1 He died on 9 May 1928 at age 82.1
     He was given the name of William Balfour Forbes-Gordon at birth.1 He fought in the Straits of Malacca in 1874.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Royal Navy.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was awarded the Albert Medal (A.M.) 2nd Class.1

Children of Captain William Balfour Forbes and Helen Arabella Persse

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Walter Blakeney Persse1

M, #413473, b. 13 October 1831, d. 1 January 1889
Last Edited=1 Jun 2014
     Walter Blakeney Persse was born on 13 October 1831.1,2 He was the son of Colonel William Persse and Eliza Moore.3 He was baptised on 22 November 1831 at Meerut, Bengal, India.2 He married Anne Jane Whiteman, daughter of John Clarmont Whiteman, in 1860.1 He died on 1 January 1889 at age 57.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the 90th Light Infantry.4 He fought in the Crimean War.1 He lived at Bagenalstown, County Carlow, Ireland.1

Children of Walter Blakeney Persse and Anne Jane Whiteman

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 953. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003 to 2016. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."
  3. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Helen Arabella Persse1

F, #413474, b. 1869, d. 6 October 1958
Last Edited=26 Jul 2012
     Helen Arabella Persse was born in 1869.2 She was the daughter of Walter Blakeney Persse and Anne Jane Whiteman.3,4 She married Captain William Balfour Forbes, son of Arthur Forbes-Gordon of Rayne and Charlotte Balfour, on 25 November 1889.1 She died on 6 October 1958.1
     From 25 November 1889, her married name became Forbes.

Children of Helen Arabella Persse and Captain William Balfour Forbes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 page 953. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Evan Charles Sutherland1

M, #413475
Last Edited=24 Sep 2010
     Evan Charles Sutherland lived at Skibo Castle, Sutherland, ScotlandG.2

Child of Evan Charles Sutherland

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Major Ian Alastair Ewing1

M, #413476
Last Edited=24 Sep 2010
     Major Ian Alastair Ewing married Helen Violet Forbes, daughter of Captain William Balfour Forbes and Helen Arabella Persse, in 1940.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Arthur Michael Gerald Sutherland Forbes1

M, #413477, b. 26 June 1918, d. 20 June 2003
Last Edited=14 Sep 2015
     Arthur Michael Gerald Sutherland Forbes was born posthumously on 26 June 1918.1 He was the son of Lieutenant Arthur Walter Forbes and Eveline Betty Sutherland.2 He married Phoebe Mabel Barrett, daughter of Lt.-Col. Cyril Charles Johnson Barrett, on 8 March 1947.1 He died on 20 June 2003 at age 84.3
     He was educated at Sherborne School, Sherborne, Dorset, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He fought in the Northwest Frontier.1 He fought in the Korean War in 1951.1 He retired from the military, with the rank of Major, late of the King's Own Scottish Borderers.1 He was an executive with Shell.1

Children of Arthur Michael Gerald Sutherland Forbes and Phoebe Mabel Barrett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S214] Honours List, The London Gazette, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as London Gazette.

Lt.-Col. Cyril Charles Johnson Barrett1

M, #413478
Last Edited=24 Sep 2010
     Lt.-Col. Cyril Charles Johnson Barrett was appointed Companion, Order of the Star of India (C.S.I.)1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Indian Empire (C.I.E.)1

Child of Lt.-Col. Cyril Charles Johnson Barrett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Phoebe Mabel Barrett1

F, #413479, d. 1989
Last Edited=24 Sep 2010
     Phoebe Mabel Barrett was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Cyril Charles Johnson Barrett.2 She married Arthur Michael Gerald Sutherland Forbes, son of Lieutenant Arthur Walter Forbes and Eveline Betty Sutherland, on 8 March 1947.1 She died in 1989.1
     From 8 March 1947, her married name became Forbes.

Children of Phoebe Mabel Barrett and Arthur Michael Gerald Sutherland Forbes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Christine Helen Forbes1

F, #413480, b. 24 April 1949
Last Edited=24 Sep 2010
     Christine Helen Forbes was born on 24 April 1949.1 She is the daughter of Arthur Michael Gerald Sutherland Forbes and Phoebe Mabel Barrett.2
     She lived in 2003 at 151 Horton Hill, Epsom, Surrey, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]