Edward Strachey, 1st Baron Strachie

M, #66571, b. 30 October 1858, d. 25 July 1936
Last Edited=5 Mar 2015
Edward Strachey, 1st Baron Strachie 1
     Edward Strachey, 1st Baron Strachie was born on 30 October 1858 at Clifton, Gloucestershire, England.2 He was the son of Sir Edward Strachey, 3rd Bt. and Mary Isabella Symonds.2 He married Constance Braham, daughter of Charles Bampfylde Braham, on 17 January 1880. He died on 25 July 1936 at age 77.
     He gained the title of 1st Baron Strachie. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Somerset South between 1892 and 1911.2 He held the office of Treasurer of the Household between 1905 and 1909.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1912.2

Child of Edward Strachey, 1st Baron Strachie and Constance Braham

Citations

  1. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  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."

Constance Braham

F, #66572, d. 22 December 1936
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Constance Braham was the daughter of Charles Bampfylde Braham. She married Edward Strachey, 1st Baron Strachie, son of Sir Edward Strachey, 3rd Bt. and Mary Isabella Symonds, on 17 January 1880. She died on 22 December 1936.
      Her married name became Strachey.

Charles Bampfylde Braham

M, #66573
Last Edited=10 May 2003

Child of Charles Bampfylde Braham

Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey1

M, #66574, b. 13 September 1917, d. 23 December 1955
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey was born on 13 September 1917.1 He was the son of Maurice Herbert Towneley Towneley-O'Hagan, 3rd Baron O'Hagan of Tullahogue and Hon. Frances Constance Maddalena Strachey.1 He married Lady Mary Sophia Palmer, daughter of Roundell Cecil Palmer, 3rd Earl of Selborne and Hon. Grace Ridley, on 11 November 1944.1 He died on 23 December 1955 at age 38.1
     He was given the name of Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley-O'Hagan at birth.1 Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey usually went by his middle name of Anthony.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 On 13 September 1938 his name was legally changed to Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey by Deed Poll.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1939 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1941 in the service of the Somerset Light Infantry, attached to 6th/12th Frontier Force Regiment (IA).1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1941 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He gained the rank of Major between 1943 and 1944 in the service of the Special Forces ME and Balkans.1 He was GSO(2) with the War Office in 1945.1 He was Secretary CLA for Somerset between 1946 and 1949.1 He was assistant agricultural economist between 1949 and 1950 at Bristol University, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was resident land agent to teh Earl of Selborne between 1951 and 1953.1

Children of Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey and Lady Mary Sophia Palmer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Mary Sophia Palmer

F, #66575, b. 6 September 1920, d. 17 August 2001
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Mary Sophia Palmer was born on 6 September 1920. She was the daughter of Roundell Cecil Palmer, 3rd Earl of Selborne and Hon. Grace Ridley. She married Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey, son of Maurice Herbert Towneley Towneley-O'Hagan, 3rd Baron O'Hagan of Tullahogue and Hon. Frances Constance Maddalena Strachey, on 11 November 1944.1 She married, secondly, Francis St. John Corbet Gore, son of Francis William Baldock Gore and Mary Isabel Kirsteen Corbet-Singleton, in 1981.2 She died on 17 August 2001 at age 80.1
     She was Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Elizabeth between 1944 and 1947.1 From 11 November 1944, her married name became Strachey. She was Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Elizabeth between 1947 and 1949.1 From 1981, her married name became Gore.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Robin Rathmore Plunket, 8th Baron Plunket of Newton

M, #66576, b. 3 December 1925, d. 16 November 2013
Last Edited=5 Jan 2014
     Captain Robin Rathmore Plunket, 8th Baron Plunket of Newton was born on 3 December 1925.1 He was the son of Terence Conyngham Plunket, 6th Baron Plunket of Newton and Dorothy Mabel Lewis. He married Jennifer Southwell, daughter of Bailey Southwell and Erica Barry, on 8 November 1951.1 He died on 16 November 2013 at age 87.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Captain between 1943 and 1947 in the service of the Rifle Brigade.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Baron Plunket, of Newton, co. Cork [U.K., 1827] on 28 May 1975.1 He lived at Rathmore, Chimanimani, Zimbabwe.1 He lived at 39 Lansdowne Gardens, London, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3150. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Hon. Richard Towneley Strachey1

M, #66577, b. 29 December 1950
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Richard Towneley Strachey was born on 29 December 1950.1 He is the son of Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey and Lady Mary Sophia Palmer.1 He married Sally Anne Cross, daughter of Frederick Cecil Cross, in 1983.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 On 3 August 1963 he was granted the rank of a baron's younger son.1 He was educated at Bath Academy of Art, Bath, Somerset, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Hon. Frances Towneley Strachey1

F, #66578, b. 5 March 1948
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Frances Towneley Strachey was born on 5 March 1948.1 She is the daughter of Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey and Lady Mary Sophia Palmer.1 She married Hon. Hugh Marcus Thornely Gibson, son of Richard Patrick Tallentyre Gibson, Baron Gibson and Elisabeth Dione Pearson, on 31 March 1967.1
      On 3 August 1963 she was granted the rank of a baron's daughter.1 From 31 March 1967, her married name became Gibson. She lived in 2003 at The Fold, Parwich, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England.1

Children of Hon. Frances Towneley Strachey and Hon. Hugh Marcus Thornely Gibson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Jane Towneley Strachey1

F, #66579, b. 10 March 1953
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Jane Towneley Strachey was born on 10 March 1953.1 She is the daughter of Hon. Thomas Anthony Edward Towneley Strachey and Lady Mary Sophia Palmer.1 She married William Stone in 1972.1 She and William Stone were divorced in 1977.1
      On 3 August 1963 she was granted the rank of a baron's daughter.1 From 1972, her married name became Stone. In 1977 her name was legally changed to Strachey.1 She lived in 2003 at 24 Kylestrome House, Cundy Street, London, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Helen Frances Alice Towneley-O'Hagan1

F, #66580, b. 3 March 1912
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     Hon. Helen Frances Alice Towneley-O'Hagan was born on 3 March 1912.1 She is the daughter of Maurice Herbert Towneley Towneley-O'Hagan, 3rd Baron O'Hagan of Tullahogue and Hon. Frances Constance Maddalena Strachey.1 She married Captain Ian Desmond Curry-Towneley-O'Hagan, son of Thomas David Curry, on 23 May 1940.1
     She was with the Voluntary Aid Detachment during the Second World War.1 From 23 May 1940, her married name became Curry-Towneley-O'Hagan. She lived in 2003 at 24 Burgh Street, London, England.1

Child of Hon. Helen Frances Alice Towneley-O'Hagan and Captain Ian Desmond Curry-Towneley-O'Hagan

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]