Diana Constance Alexandra Royds

F, #77381
Last Edited=23 May 2015
     Diana Constance Alexandra Royds is the daughter of Lt.-Col. Albert Henry Royds and Adeliza Beatrix Drummond.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3106. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Joseph Bowstead Wilson1

M, #77382
Last Edited=20 Jan 2006
     Joseph Bowstead Wilson lived at Knightwick, Worcestershire, EnglandG.1

Child of Joseph Bowstead Wilson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 530. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Sheila Beatrice Davison1

F, #77383, b. 14 June 1907, d. circa 1995
Last Edited=5 Feb 2011
     Hon. Sheila Beatrice Davison was born on 14 June 1907.1 She was the daughter of William Henry Davison, 1st Baron Broughshane and Beatrice Mary Roberts.1 She married G/Capt. George Edward Gordon-Duff, son of Thomas Duff Gordon-Duff, 9th of Drummuir and 11th of Park and Mildred Mabel Walker, on 14 December 1936.1 She died circa 1995.1
     From 14 December 1936, her married name became Gordon-Duff.

Child of Hon. Sheila Beatrice Davison and G/Capt. George Edward Gordon-Duff

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 530. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

G/Capt. George Edward Gordon-Duff1

M, #77384, b. 26 August 1895, d. 10 November 1966
Last Edited=23 Jan 2016
     G/Capt. George Edward Gordon-Duff was born on 26 August 1895.2 He was the son of Thomas Duff Gordon-Duff, 9th of Drummuir and 11th of Park and Mildred Mabel Walker.1,3 He married, firstly, Rosemary Estelle Craven, daughter of Thomas Craven, on 2 February 1927 at St. George Hanover Square, London, EnglandG.4,2 He and Rosemary Estelle Craven were divorced in 1936.2 He married, secondly, Hon. Sheila Beatrice Davison, daughter of William Henry Davison, 1st Baron Broughshane and Beatrice Mary Roberts, on 14 December 1936.1 He died on 10 November 1966 at age 71.1
     He was educated at Rossall School, Fleetwood, Lancashire, EnglandG.2 He fought in the First World War between 1914 and 1918.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Cameron Highlanders.5 He gained the rank of Captain in 1916 in the Royal Flying Corps.2 He gained the rank of Group Captain in 1937 in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.1 He fought in the Second World War.2 He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1946.1 He lived at Hurdle House, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England.6

Children of G/Capt. George Edward Gordon-Duff and Rosemary Estelle Craven

Child of G/Capt. George Edward Gordon-Duff and Hon. Sheila Beatrice Davison

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 530. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 216. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  4. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."
  5. [S526] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 13th edition, (London, England: Burke Publishing Co, 1921), page 529. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 13th ed.
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Erskine1

M, #77385
Last Edited=27 Jun 2008
     John Erskine lived at York, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1

Child of John Erskine

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 179. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Albert Henry Stanley, 1st and last Baron Ashfield1

M, #77386, b. 8 November 1874, d. 4 November 1948
Last Edited=9 Feb 2011
     Albert Henry Stanley, 1st and last Baron Ashfield was born on 8 November 1874.1 He was the son of Henry Stanley and Elizabeth Twigg.1 He married Grace Lowrey Woodruff, daughter of Edward Lowrey Woodruff and Marian Bateman, on 5 December 1904 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A.G.1 He died on 4 November 1948 at age 73, without male issue.2
     He was general manager of American Electric Railways.1 He was the general manager of the Metropolitan District Railway and Tube Railways in 1907 at London, EnglandG.1 He was managing director of the Underground Group of Companies in 1912.1 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1914.1,2 He was Colonel of the Engineer and Railway Staff Corps between 1914 and 1918.1 He held the office of President of the Board of Trade between 1916 and 1919.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Unionist) for Ashton-under-Lyne between 1916 and 1920.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 13 December 1916.1 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)1 He was Chairman of the Underground Group of Companies.1 He was created 1st Baron Ashfield, of Southwell, co. Nottingham [U.K.] on 9 January 1920.1 He was Chairman of the North Metropolitan Electric Power Supply Company.1 He was a director of Midland Bank.1 He was a director of Imperical Chemical Industries Ltd.1 He was Chairman of the London Passenger Transport Board in 1933.1
     The Barony of Ashfield beacame extinct on his death.3

Children of Albert Henry Stanley, 1st and last Baron Ashfield and Grace Lowrey Woodruff

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 331. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 15. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  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 686. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 31. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Grace Lowrey Woodruff1

F, #77387, d. 21 June 1962
Last Edited=19 Oct 2003
     Grace Lowrey Woodruff was the daughter of Edward Lowrey Woodruff and Marian Bateman.1 She married Albert Henry Stanley, 1st and last Baron Ashfield, son of Henry Stanley and Elizabeth Twigg, on 5 December 1904 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A.G.1 She died on 21 June 1962.2
     Her married name became Stanley.

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 331. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 686. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 15. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Pauline Emma Tennant1

F, #77388, b. 7 April 1855, d. 16 November 1888
Last Edited=21 Jan 2016
     Pauline Emma Tennant was born on 7 April 1855 at Duddingston, Midlothian, ScotlandG.2 She was the daughter of Sir Charles Clow Tennant of The Glen, 1st Bt. and Emma Winsloe.1,3 She married Thomas Duff Gordon-Duff, 9th of Drummuir and 11th of Park, son of Lachlan Duff Gordon-Duff, 8th of Drummuir and 10th of Park and Jane Ellen Butterfield, on 2 February 1875.1 She died on 16 November 1888 at age 33.1
     From 2 February 1875, her married name became Gordon-Duff.1

Children of Pauline Emma Tennant and Thomas Duff Gordon-Duff, 9th of Drummuir and 11th of Park

Citations

  1. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 216. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  2. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1570. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S526] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 13th edition, (London, England: Burke Publishing Co, 1921), page 529. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 13th ed.

Anna Maria Gräfin zu Solms-Sonnenwalde1

F, #77389, b. 24 January 1585, d. 20 November 1634
Last Edited=28 Jan 2004
     Anna Maria Gräfin zu Solms-Sonnenwalde was born on 24 January 1585.1 She was the daughter of Otto Graf zu Solms-Sonnenwalde.1 She married Philipp Ernst Graf zu Hohenlohe-Langenburg, son of Wolfgang zu Hohenlohe, on 15 January 1609 at Sonnewalde, GermanyG.1 She died on 20 November 1634 at age 49 at Ottweiler, GermanyG.1 She was buried at St. ArnualG.1

Children of Anna Maria Gräfin zu Solms-Sonnenwalde and Philipp Ernst Graf zu Hohenlohe-Langenburg

Citations

  1. [S13] Detlev Schwennicke, editor, Europäische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschicht der Europäischen Staaten, Neue Folge: Band XVII (Frankfurt am Main, Germany: Vittorio Klostermann, 1998), tafel 8. Hereinafter cited as Europäische Stammtafeln: Band XVII.

Sir Edward Archibald Hamilton, 4th Bt.1

M, #77390, b. 26 January 1843, d. 19 October 1915
Last Edited=24 Mar 2014
     Sir Edward Archibald Hamilton, 4th Bt. was born on 26 January 1843.1 He was the son of John James Edward Hamilton and Favoretta Corbett.1 He married Mary Elizabeth Gill, daughter of Joseph Gill, on 28 May 1867.1 He died on 19 October 1915 at age 72.1
     He succeeded as the 4th Baronet Hamilton, of Trebinshun House, co. Brecon [G.B., 1776] on 20 March 1851.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Hamilton, of Marlborough House, co. Hants [U.K., 1819] on 20 March 1851.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Coldstream Guards.1

Children of Sir Edward Archibald Hamilton, 4th Bt. and Mary Elizabeth Gill

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1741. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]