Mary Anne Rooke1

F, #54721
Last Edited=17 Jun 2008
     Mary Anne Rooke was the daughter of Sir Giles Rooke.1

Child of Mary Anne Rooke and Maj.-Gen. Sir Charles Ashworth

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 54. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach1

F, #54722, b. 29 October 1875, d. 1 December 1960
Last Edited=30 Oct 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach was born on 29 October 1875.2 She was the daughter of Michael Edward Hicks-Beach, 1st Earl Saint Aldwyn and Lady Lucy Catherine Fortescue.2 She married Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt., son of Sir Richard Henry Keane, 4th Bt. and Adelaide Sidney Vance, on 14 February 1907.1 She died on 1 December 1960 at age 85.1
     Her married name became Keane.

Children of Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach and Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt.1

M, #54723, b. 3 June 1873, d. 30 January 1956
Last Edited=20 Mar 2013
     Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt. was born on 3 June 1873.1 He was the son of Sir Richard Henry Keane, 4th Bt. and Adelaide Sidney Vance.1 He married Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach, daughter of Michael Edward Hicks-Beach, 1st Earl Saint Aldwyn and Lady Lucy Catherine Fortescue, on 14 February 1907.1 He died on 30 January 1956 at age 82.1
     He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, England.1 He succeeded as the 5th Baronet Keane, of Cappoquin House, co. Waterford [U.K., 1801] on 17 October 1892.1 He was commissioned in 1893 with the rank of officer, in the service of the British Army.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1902, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1900.1 He was Private Secretary to the Governor of Ceylon between 1902 and 1905.1 He was admitted to Middle Temple in 1904 entitled to practise as a barrister.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Waterford in 1911.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He gained the rank of Major in 1916.1 He gained the rank of Temporary Lieutenant-Colonel in 1917 in the Royal Field Artillery.1 He held the office of Senator [Irish Free State] between 1922 and 1936.1 He held the office of Senator [Irish Republic] between 1938 and 1948.1 He held the office of Chancellor of State [Irish Republic].1 He was Director of the Bank of Ireland.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt. and Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Giles Rooke1

M, #54724
Last Edited=17 Jun 2008
     Sir Giles Rooke held the office of a Judge of the Court of Common Pleas.1

Child of Sir Giles Rooke

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 54. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt.1

M, #54725, b. 29 January 1909, d. 28 December 2010
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt. was born on 29 January 1909.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt. and Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach.1 He married Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw, daughter of Oliver Hawkshaw, on 7 June 1939.1 He died on 28 December 2010 at age 101.2
     He was educated at Sherborne School, Sherborne, Dorset, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He was a diplomatic correspondent with Reuters between 1935 and 1937.1 He was a diplomatic correspondent with Sunday Times between 1937 and 1939.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the 3rd Company, London Yeomanry and 10th Royal Hussars.1 He wrote the book Germany: What Next?, published 1939.1 He fought in the Second World War between 1939 and 1944.1 He was a publicity consultant for ICI between 1950 and 1963.1 He succeeded as the 6th Baronet Keane, of Cappoquin House, co. Waterford [U.K., 1801] on 30 January 1956.3 He wrote the book Modern Marvels of Science, published 1961.1

Children of Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt. and Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 20 January 2011. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw1

F, #54726
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw is the daughter of Oliver Hawkshaw.1 She married Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt., son of Lt.-Col. Sir John Keane, 5th Bt. and Lady Eleanor Lucy Hicks-Beach, on 7 June 1939.1
     Her married name became Keane.

Children of Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw and Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Oliver Hawkshaw1

M, #54727
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     Oliver Hawkshaw was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)1 He lived at Chisenbury Priory, Wiltshire, EnglandG.1

Child of Oliver Hawkshaw

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir John Charles Keane, 7th Bt.1

M, #54728, b. 16 September 1941
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     Sir John Charles Keane, 7th Bt. was born on 16 September 1941.1 He is the son of Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt. and Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw.1 He married Corinne de Harzir, daughter of Jean Everard de Harzir, in 1977.1
     Sir John Charles Keane, 7th Bt. usually went by his middle name of Charles.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He succeeded as the 7th Baronet Keane, of Cappoquin House, co. Waterford [U.K., 1801] on 28 December 2010.1

Children of Sir John Charles Keane, 7th Bt. and Corinne de Harzir

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

David Richard Keane1

M, #54729, b. 11 April 1950
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     David Richard Keane was born on 11 April 1950.1 He is the son of Sir Richard Michael Keane, 6th Bt. and Olivia Dorothy Hawkshaw.1 He married Julia Bowring, daughter of Henry Bowring, in 1973.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Cambridge College of Arts and Technology, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1

Children of David Richard Keane and Julia Bowring

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Michael John Knight1

M, #54730, b. 4 May 1939
Last Edited=20 Mar 2013
     Michael John Knight was born on 4 May 1939.1 He is the son of Christopher Edward Knight and Sheila Keane.1 He married Caroline Francesca Fletcher, daughter of Alexander Kendal Humphrey Fletcher, in 1970.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1

Children of Michael John Knight and Caroline Francesca Fletcher

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]