Bertil Olters1

M, #418681
Last Edited=19 Jan 2011
     Bertil Olters lived at Gothenburg, SwedenG.1

Child of Bertil Olters

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1538. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sylva Olters1

F, #418682, d. January 2001
Last Edited=19 Jan 2011
     Sylva Olters was the daughter of Bertil Olters.2 She married Percy Amorey Beaufort Gethin, son of Major Percy Edward Lovell Gethin and Norah Stapledon, on 16 December 1948.1 She and Percy Amorey Beaufort Gethin were divorced in 1972.1 She died in January 2001.1
     From 16 December 1948, her married name became Gethin.

Child of Sylva Olters and Percy Amorey Beaufort Gethin

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1538. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Terence Bertil Amorey Gethin1

M, #418683, b. 22 December 1956
Last Edited=19 Jan 2011
     Terence Bertil Amorey Gethin was born on 22 December 1956.1 He is the son of Percy Amorey Beaufort Gethin and Sylva Olters.2 He married Rosemary Jane Keer, daughter of Clifford Keer, in 1995.1
     He graduated from Imperial College, London, EnglandG, with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)1 He lived in 2003 at 8 Elyne Road, London, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1538. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Clifford Keer1

M, #418684
Last Edited=19 Jan 2011
     Clifford Keer lived at Leicester, Leicestershire, EnglandG.1

Child of Clifford Keer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1538. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Rosemary Jane Keer1

F, #418685
Last Edited=19 Jan 2011
     Rosemary Jane Keer is the daughter of Clifford Keer.2 She married Terence Bertil Amorey Gethin, son of Percy Amorey Beaufort Gethin and Sylva Olters, in 1995.1
     From 1995, her married name became Gethin.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1538. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt.1

M, #418686, b. 16 February 1878, d. 27 August 1946
Last Edited=26 Sep 2015
     Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt. was born on 16 February 1878.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Charles Percy Gethin, 7th Bt. and Catherine Cowie Scott.2 He married Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill, daughter of William Blundell Thornhill and Florence Beatrice Warburton, on 29 December 1906 at Ardee, County Louth, Ireland.1,3 He died on 27 August 1946 at age 68.1
     He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1901.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1917.1 He was awarded the Chevalier, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1919.1 He was member of the Inter-Allied Military Mission Control Austria and Hungary between 1920 and 1921.1 He succeeded as the 8th Baronet Gethin, of Gethins Grot, co. Cork [I., 1665] on 17 June 1921.1 He was Officer in charge of the Royal Artillery Record and Pay Office between 1929 and 1933.2 He retired from the military, with the rank of Colonel, late of the Royal Artillery.1

Children of Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt. and Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1539. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S5663] Clif Knight, "re: Bendish Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 October 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bendish Family."

William Blundell Thornhill1

M, #418687, b. 1857
Last Edited=26 Sep 2015
     William Blundell Thornhill was born in 1857.1 He is the son of Reverend William Thornhill and Helen Jameson Woolsey.1 He married Florence Beatrice Warburton, daughter of Joseph William Warburton and Lady Frances Isabella Anna King, in 1882 at Kensington, London, England.1
     He lived at Castlebellingham, County Louth, IrelandG.2 William Blundell Thornhill usually went by his middle name of Blundell.2

Children of William Blundell Thornhill and Florence Beatrice Warburton

Citations

  1. [S5663] Clif Knight, "re: Bendish Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 October 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bendish Family."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1539. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill1

F, #418688, b. 13 September 1883, d. 27 November 1957
Last Edited=26 Sep 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill was baptised on 13 September 1883 at St. Matthews, Rugby, Warwickshire, England.2 She was the daughter of William Blundell Thornhill and Florence Beatrice Warburton.3,2 She married Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt., son of Sir Richard Charles Percy Gethin, 7th Bt. and Catherine Cowie Scott, on 29 December 1906 at Ardee, County Louth, Ireland.1,2 She died on 27 November 1957 at age 74.1
     From 29 December 1906, her married name became Gethin.

Children of Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill and Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1539. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S5663] Clif Knight, "re: Bendish Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 October 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bendish Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Sir Richard Patrick St. Lawrence Gethin, 9th Bt.1

M, #418689, b. 15 May 1911, d. 26 December 1988
Last Edited=22 Apr 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lt.-Col. Sir Richard Patrick St. Lawrence Gethin, 9th Bt. was born on 15 May 1911.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt. and Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill.2 He married Fara Mary Zita Bartlett, daughter of Joseph Henry Bartlett, on 8 May 1946.1 He died on 26 December 1988 at age 77 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.1,3
     He was educated at Oundle School, Oundle, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He succeeded as the 9th Baronet Gethin, of Gethins Grot, co. Cork [I., 1665] on 27 August 1946.1 He was registered as a Associate Member, Institution of Mechanical Engineers (A.M.I.Mech.E.)1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Electricial and Mechanical Engineers.1 He was OC of the No. 11 Vehicle Depot Workshops in 1957.1 He was an antique furniture restorer.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Sir Richard Patrick St. Lawrence Gethin, 9th Bt. and Fara Mary Zita Bartlett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1539. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.

Lt.-Col. William Allan Tristram Gethin1

M, #418690, b. 13 October 1913, d. January 1997
Last Edited=26 Sep 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lt.-Col. William Allan Tristram Gethin was born on 13 October 1913.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Walter St. Lawrence Gethin, 8th Bt. and Helen Frances Beatrice Thornhill.2 He married Nancy Ruth MacGeorge, daughter of Lt.-Col. H. G. MacGeorge, on 17 February 1937.1 He died in January 1997 at age 83 at Maidstone, Kent, England.1,3
     He was educated at Oundle School, Oundle, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Artillery.1 He fought in the Second World War, in Mauritius, France and Germany, and where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.)1

Children of Lt.-Col. William Allan Tristram Gethin and Nancy Ruth MacGeorge

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1539. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.