Olave St. Clair Soames1

F, #63111, b. 22 February 1889, d. 25 June 1977
Last Edited=17 Jan 2011
Olave, Baroness Baden-Powell, 1934 2
     Olave St. Clair Soames was born on 22 February 1889.3 She was the daughter of Harold Soames and Katharine Mary Hill.1 She married Lt.-Gen. Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell, son of Reverend Baden Powell and Henrietta Grace Smyth, on 30 October 1912 at Parkstone, Dorset, England.1 She died on 25 June 1977 at age 88 at Bramley, Surrey, England.4,5 She was buried at Nyeri, Kenya.5
      From 30 October 1912, her married name became Baden-Powell.1 As a result of her marriage, Olave St. Clair Soames was styled as Baroness Baden-Powell on 17 September 1929. She was World Chief Guide in 1930.3 She was invested as a Dame Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1932.1 She has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.6
     

Children of Olave St. Clair Soames and Lt.-Gen. Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 160. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [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 708. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  5. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."
  6. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Harold Soames1

M, #63112, b. 13 August 1855, d. 25 December 1918
Last Edited=15 Aug 2013
     Harold Soames was born on 13 August 1855 at Harlow, Essex, England.2 He was the son of Arthur Soames and Anna Amelia Gilstrap.2 He married Katharine Mary Hill, daughter of George Hill and Georgina Marian Wilkins, on 20 December 1883 at Trinity Church, Paddington, London, England.2 He died on 25 December 1918 at age 63 at Bournemouth, Dorset, England.2
     He lived at Lilliput, Dorset, England.1

Children of Harold Soames and Katharine Mary Hill

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."

Katharine Mary Hill1

F, #63113, b. 4 December 1851, d. 4 February 1932
Last Edited=15 Aug 2013
     Katharine Mary Hill was born on 4 December 1851 at Marylebone, London, England.2 She was the daughter of George Hill and Georgina Marian Wilkins.1,2 She married Harold Soames, son of Arthur Soames and Anna Amelia Gilstrap, on 20 December 1883 at Trinity Church, Paddington, London, England.2 She died on 4 February 1932 at age 80 at Pax Hill, Bentley, Essex, England.2
      From 20 December 1883, her married name became Soames.2

Children of Katharine Mary Hill and Harold Soames

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."

George Hill1

M, #63114, b. 18 September 1820, d. 3 January 1892
Last Edited=15 Aug 2013
     George Hill was born on 18 September 1820 at London, England.2 He was the son of James Haydock Hill and Ann Gauntlett.2 He married Georgina Marian Wilkins, daughter of Venerable George Wilkins and Amelia Auriol Hay-Drummond, on 6 August 1846 at Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England.2 He died on 3 January 1892 at age 71 at Friern, Barnet, Hertfordshire, England.2
     He lived at Gloucester Gardens, London, England.1

Children of George Hill and Georgina Marian Wilkins

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."

Arthur Robert Peter Baden-Powell, 2nd Baron Baden-Powell1

M, #63115, b. 30 October 1913, d. 9 December 1962
Last Edited=3 Apr 2011
     Arthur Robert Peter Baden-Powell, 2nd Baron Baden-Powell was born on 30 October 1913 at Ewhurst, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell and Olave St. Clair Soames.1 He was baptised at Parkstone, Dorset, England.1 He married Carine Crause-Boardman, daughter of Clement Hamilton Crause-Boardman, on 3 January 1936 at Inyanga, Zimbabwe.1,2 He died on 9 December 1962 at age 49.3
     He was educated at Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.4 He was in the British South African Police between 1934 and 1937.4 He was in the Native Affairs Department, Southern Rhodesia between 1937 and 1945.4 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Baden-Powell, of Gilwell, co. Essex [U.K., 1929] on 8 January 1941.3 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Baden-Powell [U.K., 1922] on 8 January 1941.3 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society of Arts (F.R.S.A.).4

Children of Arthur Robert Peter Baden-Powell, 2nd Baron Baden-Powell and Carine Crause-Boardman

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."
  3. [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 708. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 160. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Carine Crause-Boardman1

F, #63116, b. 30 October 1909, d. 14 May 1993
Last Edited=3 Apr 2011
     Carine Crause-Boardman was born on 30 October 1909 at Barkly East, Cape Province, South Africa.2 She was the daughter of Clement Hamilton Crause-Boardman.3 She married Arthur Robert Peter Baden-Powell, 2nd Baron Baden-Powell, son of Lt.-Gen. Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell and Olave St. Clair Soames, on 3 January 1936 at Inyanga, Zimbabwe.1,2 She died on 14 May 1993 at age 83 at Camberwell, Victoria, Australia.4,2
      From 3 January 1936, her married name became Baden-Powell.1 As a result of her marriage, Carine Crause-Boardman was styled as Baroness Baden-Powell on 8 January 1941.

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 160. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [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 708. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Robert Crause Baden-Powell, 3rd Baron Baden-Powell1

M, #63117, b. 15 October 1936
Last Edited=24 Jun 2011
     Robert Crause Baden-Powell, 3rd Baron Baden-Powell was born on 15 October 1936.1 He is the son of Arthur Robert Peter Baden-Powell, 2nd Baron Baden-Powell and Carine Crause-Boardman.1 He married Patience Hélène Mary Batty, daughter of Major Douglas Myers Batty and Elsie May Loker, in 1963.1
     He was educated at Bryanston School, Blandford, Dorset, England.1 He gained the rank of leading seaman in 1955 in the service of the Royal Navy.2 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron Baden-Powell, of Gilwell, co. Essex [U.K., 1929] on 9 December 1962.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Baden-Powell [U.K., 1922] on 9 December 1962.1 He was Chief Scouts Commissioner between 1965 and 1982.2 He was Vice-President of the Scout Association in 1982.2 He was president of the Camping and Caravanning Club between 1991 and 2002.3 He lived in 1999 at Clandon Manor Farm, Back Lane, East Clandon, Guildford, Surrey, England.2 He was founder of American Quarter Horse Racing in Europe.3 He lived in 2011 at Weston Farmhouse, The Street, Albury, Surrey, England.3

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 708. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 159. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S5412] Robert, 3rd Baron Baden-Powell Baden-Powell, "re: Baden-Powell Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 22 June 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Baden-Powell Family."

Patience Hélène Mary Batty1

F, #63118, b. 27 October 1936, d. 18 December 2010
Last Edited=24 Jun 2011
     Patience Hélène Mary Batty was born on 27 October 1936.2 She was the daughter of Major Douglas Myers Batty and Elsie May Loker.1,3 She married Robert Crause Baden-Powell, 3rd Baron Baden-Powell, son of Arthur Robert Peter Baden-Powell, 2nd Baron Baden-Powell and Carine Crause-Boardman, in 1963.1 She died on 18 December 2010 at age 74 at Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice, Farnham, Surrey, England, without issue.4
     She was educated at St. Peter's Diocescan School, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.2 From 1963, her married name became Baden-Powell.1 As a result of her marriage, Patience Hélène Mary Batty was styled as Baroness Baden-Powell in 1963. She was president of The Commonwealth Youth Exchange Council between 1976 and 1982.3 She was president of The National Playbus Association between 1976 and 1994.3 She was president of the Surrey Council for Voluntary Youth Services in 1980.3 She was Chief Commissioner of the Girl Guides between 1980 and 1985.2 She was an Executive Member of The Commonwealth Council between 1985 and 1990.3 She was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1986.2 She was Vice-President of the Girl Guides Association in 1990.2 She was a council executive to the Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge between 1990 and 1996.3 She was vice-president of The Scout Association from 1995.3 She held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Surrey in 2000.3

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 708. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 159. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S5412] Robert, 3rd Baron Baden-Powell Baden-Powell, "re: Baden-Powell Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 22 June 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Baden-Powell Family."
  4. [S1600] Robin Baden Clay, "re: Clay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Clay Family."

Major Douglas Myers Batty1

M, #63119, b. 1907, d. 1982
Last Edited=6 Jan 2012
     Major Douglas Myers Batty was born in 1907 at West Ham, Essex, England.2 He was the son of Alfred Edward Batty and Edith Kate GArrett.2 He married Elsie May Loker.3 He died in 1982.4
     He lived at Melsetter, Zimbabwe.1

Children of Major Douglas Myers Batty and Elsie May Loker

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 708. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."
  3. [S5412] Robert, 3rd Baron Baden-Powell Baden-Powell, "re: Baden-Powell Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 22 June 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Baden-Powell Family."
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 159. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Robert Powell1

M, #63120, b. circa 1508, d. before 1589
Last Edited=7 Sep 2004
     Robert Powell was born circa 1508.1 He married Johane Dobson, daughter of John Dobson.1 He died before 1589.1
     He was also known as Robert Powle.2 He was an attorney.1 He lived at Mildenhall, Suffolk, England.1

Child of Robert Powell and Johane Dobson

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 159. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 212. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]