Eric Crawshay1

M, #484071
Last Edited=23 Oct 2012
     Eric Crawshay married Muriel Julia Beatrice Millar, daughter of Henry Edward Millar and Ada Margaret Prance, on 27 April 1920.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Olive Christine Millar1

F, #484072, b. 20 November 1895
Last Edited=23 Oct 2012
     Olive Christine Millar was born on 20 November 1895.1 She was the daughter of Henry Edward Millar and Ada Margaret Prance.2 She married Admiral of the Fleet Sir Algernon Usborne Willis, son of Herbert Bourdillon Willis, on 7 September 1916.1
     She was educated at Newnham College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 From 7 September 1916, her married name became Willis. She was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1951.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S6394] T. E. Heathcote, The British Admirals of the Fleet, 1734-1995: A biographical dictionary (Barnsley, Yorkshire, U.K.: Leo Cooper, 2002), page 264. Hereinafter cited as The British Admirals of the Fleet.

Herbert Bourdillon Willis1

M, #484073
Last Edited=3 Jun 2011

Child of Herbert Bourdillon Willis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Admiral of the Fleet Sir Algernon Usborne Willis1

M, #484074, b. 17 May 1889, d. 12 April 1976
Last Edited=23 Oct 2012
     Admiral of the Fleet Sir Algernon Usborne Willis was born on 17 May 1889 at Hampstead, London, England.2 He was the son of Herbert Bourdillon Willis.3 He married Olive Christine Millar, daughter of Henry Edward Millar and Ada Margaret Prance, on 7 September 1916.1 He died on 12 April 1976 at age 86.1
     He lived at Hampstead, London, England.1 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.).1 He was educated at Eastbourne College, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.2 He was commissioned on 15 September 1905 with the rank of Midshipman, in the service of the Royal Navy.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant on 15 November 1909.2 He fought in the First World War.2 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1915.1 He gained the rank of Commander on 30 June 1922.2 He gained the rank of Captain on 30 June 1929.2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He gained the rank of Rear-Admiral on 5 January 1940.4 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1943.1 He held the office of Second Sea Lord between 1944 and 1946.4 He gained the rank of Admiral on 16 October 1945.4 He gained the rank of Admiral of the Fleet on 20 March 1949.4

Children of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Algernon Usborne Willis and Olive Christine Millar

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S6394] T. E. Heathcote, The British Admirals of the Fleet, 1734-1995: A biographical dictionary (Barnsley, Yorkshire, U.K.: Leo Cooper, 2002), page 263. Hereinafter cited as The British Admirals of the Fleet.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S6394] T. E. Heathcote, The British Admirals of the Fleet, page 264.

Robert Robertson1

M, #484075
Last Edited=6 Jan 2012
     Robert Robertson lived at Auchleeks, Perthshire, Scotland.1

Child of Robert Robertson

Citations

  1. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 3 January 2012. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.


Jonathan Peter Coode1

M, #484076, b. 21 December 2011
Last Edited=6 Jan 2012
     Jonathan Peter Coode was born on 21 December 2011.1 He is the son of Edward Robert Coode and Clare K. Smales.1

Citations

  1. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 31 December 2011. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Sir Archibald Cockburn of Langton, 4th Bt.1

M, #484077, d. circa 25 June 1705
Last Edited=24 Apr 2014
     Sir Archibald Cockburn of Langton, 4th Bt. was the son of Sir William Cockburn of Langton, 2nd Bt. and Margaret Acheson.1,2 He married, firstly, Marion Sinclair, daughter of John Sinclair of Stevenson, younger and Isabel Boyd.2 He married, secondly, Anna Stewart, daughter of Sir Thomas Stewart and Margaret Elliot.2 He died circa 25 June 1705.1 He was buried on 28 June 1705 at Langton, Berwickshire, Scotland.2
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Baronet Cockburn, of Langton, co. Berwicks [N.S., 1627] before December 1657.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Berwickshire [Scotland] in 1678.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Berwickshire [Scotland] from 1685 to 1686.2 He held the office of Sheriff of Berwickshire in 1686.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Berwickshire [Scotland] between 1689 and 1702.2

Children of Sir Archibald Cockburn of Langton, 4th Bt.

Children of Sir Archibald Cockburn of Langton, 4th Bt. and Marion Sinclair

Citations

  1. [S6101] Sir Bernard Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire, 32nd edition (London, U.K.: Harrison and Sons, 1870), page 245. Hereinafter cited as The Peerage and Baronetage, 32nd ed.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 328. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.

Sir Gerald du Maurier1

M, #484078
Last Edited=6 Dec 2013
     Sir Gerald du Maurier is the son of George du Maurier.2

Child of Sir Gerald du Maurier

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.

Beatrix du Maurier1

F, #484079, d. 11 November 1913
Last Edited=6 Dec 2013
     Beatrix du Maurier was the daughter of George du Maurier.2 She married Charles Christian Hoyer Millar, son of William Millar and Julia Matilda Scott, on 15 May 1884.1 She died on 11 November 1913.1
      From 15 May 1884, her married name became Millar.

Children of Beatrix du Maurier and Charles Christian Hoyer Millar

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Geoffrey Hoyer Millar1

M, #484080, b. 8 March 1885, d. 8 February 1945
Last Edited=21 Jan 2014
     Geoffrey Hoyer Millar was born on 8 March 1885.1 He was the son of Charles Christian Hoyer Millar and Beatrix du Maurier.2 He married Dorothy Smith-Dodsworth, daughter of Frederick Cadwallader Smith-Dodsworth and Hannah Elizabeth Harrison, on 14 January 1913.2 He and Dorothy Smith-Dodsworth were divorced in 1919.1 He died on 8 February 1945 at age 59.1
     He was educated at Rugby School, Rugby, Warwickshire, England.1

Child of Geoffrey Hoyer Millar and Dorothy Smith-Dodsworth

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2041. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]