Mary Ellen Thomson1

F, #492801, d. 5 July 1890
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Mary Ellen Thomson was the daughter of Cathcart Thomson.2 She married Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt., son of Sir Francis Charles Knowles, 3rd Bt. and Emma Pocock, on 14 June 1882.1 She died on 5 July 1890.1
      From 14 June 1882, her married name became Knowles.

Children of Mary Ellen Thomson and Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Francis Howe Seymour Knowles, 5th Bt.1

M, #492802, b. 13 January 1886, d. 4 April 1953
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Sir Francis Howe Seymour Knowles, 5th Bt. was born on 13 January 1886.1 He was the son of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt. and Mary Ellen Thomson.2 He married Kathleen Constance Averina Lennon, daughter of William Lennon, on 22 April 1914.1 He died on 4 April 1953 at age 67.1
     He graduated from Oriel College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.).1 He graduated from Oriel College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He was Physical Anthropologist to the Geographical Survey of Canada.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Knowles, of Lovell Hill, Berkshire [G.B., 1765] on 3 March 1918.1

Child of Sir Francis Howe Seymour Knowles, 5th Bt. and Kathleen Constance Averina Lennon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

George Johnstone Knowles1

M, #492803, b. 17 July 1887, d. 31 January 1954
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     George Johnstone Knowles was born on 17 July 1887.1 He was the son of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt. and Mary Ellen Thomson.2 He married Helen Marjorie Pockley, daughter of Captain R. F. Pockley, on 17 March 1915.1 He died on 31 January 1954 at age 66, without issue.1
     He gained the rank of Captain.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain R. F. Pockley1

M, #492804
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Captain R. F. Pockley gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Navy Reserve.1

Child of Captain R. F. Pockley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Helen Marjorie Pockley1

F, #492805
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Helen Marjorie Pockley is the daughter of Captain R. F. Pockley.2 She married George Johnstone Knowles, son of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt. and Mary Ellen Thomson, on 17 March 1915.1
      From 17 March 1915, her married name became Knowles.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Robert Cosby Knowles1

M, #492806, b. 4 September 1888, d. 1972
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Robert Cosby Knowles was born on 4 September 1888.1 He was the son of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt. and Mary Ellen Thomson.2 He married Phyllis Eve Thomas, daughter of Rev. Canon Ward Thomas, on 14 May 1929.1 He died in 1972.1

Children of Robert Cosby Knowles and Phyllis Eve Thomas

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Rev. Canon Ward Thomas1

M, #492807
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Rev. Canon Ward Thomas lived at Lorne, Victoria, Australia.1

Child of Rev. Canon Ward Thomas

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Phyllis Eve Thomas1

F, #492808, d. 1992
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Phyllis Eve Thomas was the daughter of Rev. Canon Ward Thomas.2 She married Robert Cosby Knowles, son of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles George Frederick Knowles, 4th Bt. and Mary Ellen Thomson, on 14 May 1929.1 She died in 1992.1
      From 14 May 1929, her married name became Knowles.

Children of Phyllis Eve Thomas and Robert Cosby Knowles

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Peter Cosby Knowles1

M, #492809, b. 27 June 1930
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Peter Cosby Knowles was born on 27 June 1930.1 He is the son of Robert Cosby Knowles and Phyllis Eve Thomas.2 He married, firstly, Gloria Oaten, daughter of Albert Edward Oaten, in 1957.1 He and Gloria Oaten were divorced in 1977.1 He married, secondly, Jane Winifred Cooper, daughter of B. Cooper, in 1977.1
     He wrote the book The Whirlwind Country, published 1967.1 He was a grazier.1 He wrote the book Australia's Wild Heart, published 1972.1 He wrote the book Land of Waltzing Matilda, published 1994.1 He lived in 2003 at 21 Nisbit Street, Winton, Queensland, Australia.1

Children of Peter Cosby Knowles and Gloria Oaten

Child of Peter Cosby Knowles and Jane Winifred Cooper

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Albert Edward Oaten1

M, #492810
Last Edited=24 Aug 2013
     Albert Edward Oaten lived at Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1

Child of Albert Edward Oaten

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2213. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]