Brigadier Sir Mark Chandos Auberon Henniker, 8th Bt.1

M, #437681, b. 23 January 1906, d. 1991
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Brigadier Sir Mark Chandos Auberon Henniker, 8th Bt. was born on 23 January 1906.2 He was the son of Frederick Chandos Henniker and Ada Russell Howell.2 He married Kathleen Denys Anderson, daughter of John Cousmaker Anderson, on 5 September 1945.2 He died in 1991.2
     He was educated at Marlborough College, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, England.1 He was educated at King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.2 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1934.2 He fought in the North-West Frontier.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was wounded.1 He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1944.2 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1945.2 He gained the rank of Temporary Brigadier in 1951.1 He wrote the book Memoirs of a Junior Officer, published 1951.2 He fought in the Malayan Campaign between 1952 and 1954, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1953.2 He fought in the Near East Campaign in 1956, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He wrote the book Red Shadow Over Malaya, published 1956.2 He wrote the book Life in The Army Today, published 1957.2 He retired from the military in 1958, with the rank of Brigadier, late of the Royal Engineers.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Baronet Henniker, of Newton Hall, Essex [U.K., 1813] on 19 February 1958.1 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel between 1959 and 1968 in the service of the Parachute Engineering Regiment (Territorial Army).2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Monmouthsire in 1963.2 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel between 1963 and 1968 in the service of the Royal Electricial and Mechanical Engineers Regiment.1

Children of Brigadier Sir Mark Chandos Auberon Henniker, 8th Bt. and Kathleen Denys Anderson



Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Alison Margaret Henniker1

F, #437682, b. 12 October 1909, d. 21 January 1996
Last Edited=18 Jun 2010
     Alison Margaret Henniker was born on 12 October 1909.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Chandos Henniker and Ada Russell Howell.2 She died on 21 January 1996 at age 86.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Colonel Alan Henniker1

M, #437683, b. 24 January 1870, d. 11 April 1949
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Colonel Alan Henniker was born on 24 January 1870.1 He was the son of Reverend Robert Henniker and Jane Livesey Leadbeater.2 He married Blanche Marie Gadsden, daughter of James Gadsden, on 28 November 1902.1 He died on 11 April 1949 at age 79.1
     He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, England.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1902.1 He was Deputy Assistant Director Railways.1 He fought in the First World War, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He was decorated with the award of the Croix de Guerre.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of the Crown of Belgium.1 He was decorated with the award of the Croix de Guerre (Belgium).1 He was decorated with the award of the Legion of Honour.1 He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1919.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Royal Engineers.1

Children of Colonel Alan Henniker and Blanche Marie Gadsden

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Gadsden1

M, #437684
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     James Gadsden lived at Lannion, Bretagne, France.1

Child of James Gadsden

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Blanche Marie Gadsden1

F, #437685, d. 12 January 1961
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Blanche Marie Gadsden was the daughter of James Gadsden.2 She married Colonel Alan Henniker, son of Reverend Robert Henniker and Jane Livesey Leadbeater, on 28 November 1902.1 She died on 12 January 1961.1
      From 28 November 1902, her married name became Henniker.

Children of Blanche Marie Gadsden and Colonel Alan Henniker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Major Richard Henniker1

M, #437686, b. 10 June 1906, d. 31 October 1996
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Major Richard Henniker was born on 10 June 1906.1 He was the son of Colonel Alan Henniker and Blanche Marie Gadsden.2 He married Daphne Irene Frederick Maxwell, daughter of Captain C. J. Maxwell, on 26 February 1938.1 He died on 31 October 1996 at age 90.1
      Major Richard Henniker also went by the nick-name of Dick.1 He was educated at Marlborough College, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England.1 He graduated from Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Royal Engineers.1 He fought in the Second World War between 1940 and 1945.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Institute of British Architects (F.R.I.B.A.).1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain C. J. Maxwell1

M, #437687
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Captain C. J. Maxwell lived at Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Scots Guards.1

Child of Captain C. J. Maxwell

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Daphne Irene Frederick Maxwell1

F, #437688
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Daphne Irene Frederick Maxwell is the daughter of Captain C. J. Maxwell.2 She married Major Richard Henniker, son of Colonel Alan Henniker and Blanche Marie Gadsden, on 26 February 1938.1
      From 26 February 1938, her married name became Henniker.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Anne Marie Henniker1

F, #437689, b. 19 March 1910, d. 29 November 1960
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Anne Marie Henniker was born on 19 March 1910.1 She was the daughter of Colonel Alan Henniker and Blanche Marie Gadsden.2 She died on 29 November 1960 at age 50, unmarried.1
     She was with the Voluntary Aid Detachment (attached to the Royal Army Medical Corps) during the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Eleanor Margaret Henniker1

F, #437690, d. 31 January 1920
Last Edited=18 Jun 2010
     Eleanor Margaret Henniker was the daughter of Reverend Robert Henniker and Jane Livesey Leadbeater.2 She died on 31 January 1920, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1869. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]