Muriel Douglas-Pennant, Viscountess Daventry1

F, #71651, b. 8 August 1869, d. 8 July 1962
Last Edited=19 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Muriel Douglas-Pennant, Viscountess Daventry was born on 8 August 1869.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Hon. Archibald Charles Henry Douglas-Pennant and Hon. Harriet Ella Gifford.1 She married Captain Rt. Hon. Edward Algernon FitzRoy, son of Charles Fitzroy, 3rd Baron Southampton and Ismania Catherine Nugent, on 19 November 1891.1 She died on 8 July 1962 at age 92.1
      Her married name became Fitzroy. She was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1918.1 She was Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1918.2 She was invested as a Dame of Grace, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (D.G.St.J.).1 She was created 1st Viscountess Daventry, of Daventry, co. Northampton [U.K.] on 6 May 1943, with a special remainder to heirs of her body.1

Children of Muriel Douglas-Pennant, Viscountess Daventry and Captain Rt. Hon. Edward Algernon FitzRoy

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain John Fitzhardinge Paul Butler, V.C.1

M, #71652, b. 20 December 1888, d. 5 September 1916
Last Edited=12 Apr 2011
     Captain John Fitzhardinge Paul Butler, V.C. was born on 20 December 1888 at Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.2 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Francis John Paul Butler and Hon. Elspeth Fitzhardinge Gifford.1 He died on 5 September 1916 at age 27 at Matombo, Tanzania, from wounds received in action.2 He was buried at Morogoro Cemetery, Morogoro, Tanzania.2
     He fought in the First World War.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).1 He was decorated with the award of the Victoria Cross (V.C.) on 23 August 1915, for his actions on 17 November 1914 and 27 December 1914. "In the Cameroons with a party of 13 men he went into thick bush and attacked and defeated a much greater force of the enemy. A machine gun and many loads of ammunition were captured. Whilst on patrol duty with a few men, he swam the Ekin River under heavy fire, carried out his reconnaissance on the far bank and swam back to safety."3

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1548. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S227] Max Arthur, Symbol of Courage: The men behind the medal (London, U.K.: Pan Books, 2004), page 635. Hereinafter cited as Symbol of Courage.
  3. [S227] Max Arthur, Symbol of Courage, page 197.

Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry1

M, #71653, b. 10 January 1893, d. 7 May 1976
Last Edited=15 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry was born on 10 January 1893.1 He was the son of Captain Rt. Hon. Edward Algernon FitzRoy and Muriel Douglas-Pennant, Viscountess Daventry.1 He married Grace Zoë Guinness, daughter of Claude Hume Campbell Guinness and Zoë Virginie Nugent, on 5 September 1916.2 He died on 7 May 1976 at age 83.1
      Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry usually went by his middle name of Oliver.1 Uppingham.2 Rutland.2 He was educated at Royal Naval College, Osborne, Isle of Wight, England.1 He was educated at Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Devon, England.1 He fought in the First World War.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Navy.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was Director of Minesweeping between 1940 and 1943.1 He was commander of the H.M.S. Rodney between 1943 and 1946.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Rutland in 1956.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Daventry, of Daventry, co. Northampton [U.K., 1943] on 8 July 1962.1

Children of Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry and Grace Zoë Guinness

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 page 528. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Grace Zoë Guinness1

F, #71654, b. 13 October 1893, d. 14 January 1978
Last Edited=15 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=3.13%
     Grace Zoë Guinness was born on 13 October 1893.2 She was the daughter of Claude Hume Campbell Guinness and Zoë Virginie Nugent.3 She married Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry, son of Captain Rt. Hon. Edward Algernon FitzRoy and Muriel Douglas-Pennant, Viscountess Daventry, on 5 September 1916.2 She died on 14 January 1978 at age 84.1
      36 Swan Court, London SW3.2 Her married name became Fitzroy. As a result of her marriage, Grace Zoë Guinness was styled as Viscountess Daventry on 8 July 1962.

Children of Grace Zoë Guinness and Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1698. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 page 528. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy1

F, #71655, b. 4 November 1919
Last Edited=23 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.96%
     Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy was born on 4 November 1919.1 She is the daughter of Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry and Grace Zoë Guinness.1 She married, firstly, Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker, son of Major Herbert Musker, on 2 November 1940.1 She married, secondly, Dr. Richard Mayon Mayon-White, son of Richard Hubert White, on 22 October 1962.2
      Her married name became Musker. From 22 October 1962, her married name became Mayon-White.2

Children of Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy and Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker1

M, #71656, d. 8 August 1959
Last Edited=24 Mar 2009
     Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker was the son of Major Herbert Musker.1 He married Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy, daughter of Robert Oliver Fitzroy, 2nd Viscount Daventry and Grace Zoë Guinness, on 2 November 1940.1 He died on 8 August 1959, killed in a motor racing accident.1
      Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker usually went by his middle name of Dermot.1

Children of Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker and Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Major Herbert Musker1

M, #71657, b. 1878, d. 1947
Last Edited=14 Mar 2010
     Major Herbert Musker was born in 1878.2 He married Nora Lonsdale Berry, daughter of J. W. Berry and Mary Lonsdale.2 He died in 1947.2
     He lived at Rushford Hall, Thetford, Norfolk, England.1

Child of Major Herbert Musker

Child of Major Herbert Musker and Nora Lonsdale Berry

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Charles Dermot FitzRoy Musker1

M, #71658, b. 10 October 1941
Last Edited=24 Mar 2009
     Charles Dermot FitzRoy Musker was born on 10 October 1941.1 He is the son of Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker and Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy.1 He married Caroline Theresa Digby, daughter of Hon. Robert Henry Digby and Diana Mary Sheffield, on 18 December 1963.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1

Children of Charles Dermot FitzRoy Musker and Caroline Theresa Digby

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Herbert Oliver FitzRoy Musker1

M, #71659, b. 21 November 1948
Last Edited=24 Mar 2009
     Herbert Oliver FitzRoy Musker was born on 21 November 1948.2 He is the son of Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker and Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy.2 He married, firstly, Victoria (?) in 1974.2 He and Victoria (?) were divorced in 1979.2 He married, secondly, Lady Rose Diana Lambton, daughter of Lord Antony Claude Frederick Lambton and Belinda Bridget Blew-Jones, on 22 January 1979.1 He and Lady Rose Diana Lambton were divorced in 1989.1
      Herbert Oliver FitzRoy Musker usually went by his middle name of Oliver.2 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He lived in 2003 at Malcolm House, Batsford, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, England.2

Children of Herbert Oliver FitzRoy Musker and Victoria (?)

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1246. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Robert Anthony Musker1

M, #71660, b. 14 June 1952
Last Edited=24 Mar 2009
     Robert Anthony Musker was born on 14 June 1952.1 He is the son of Major Anthony Dermot Melloney Musker and Hon. Mary Angela FitzRoy.1 He married Charlotte Brownlow Patrick, daughter of W/Cdr. Richard Cecil Cochrane Patrick, on 16 October 1976.1
     He was educated at Milton Abbey School, Milton Abbas, Dorset, England.1 He lived in 2003 at Valley Farm, Brancaster Staithe, Norfolk, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1046. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]