Hon. Galbraith Lowry Egerton Cole1

M, #81011, b. 8 March 1881, d. 6 October 1929
Last Edited=30 Mar 2011
     Hon. Galbraith Lowry Egerton Cole was born on 8 March 1881.2 He was the son of Lowry Egerton Cole, 4th Earl of Enniskillen and Charlotte Marion Baird.1,2 He married Lady Eleanor Balfour, daughter of Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour and Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton, on 7 December 1917.1 He died on 6 October 1929 at age 48.1
     He fought in the Boer War.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the 10th Hussars.2

Children of Hon. Galbraith Lowry Egerton Cole and Lady Eleanor Balfour

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1330. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Eleanor Balfour1

F, #81012, b. 1890, d. after 1980
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Eleanor Balfour was born in 1890.2 She was the daughter of Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour and Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton.1 She married Hon. Galbraith Lowry Egerton Cole, son of Lowry Egerton Cole, 4th Earl of Enniskillen and Charlotte Marion Baird, on 7 December 1917.1 She died after 1980.2
      Her married name became Cole.

Children of Lady Eleanor Balfour and Hon. Galbraith Lowry Egerton Cole

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 232. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour1

M, #81013, b. 9 April 1853, d. 14 January 1945
Last Edited=18 Aug 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour was born on 9 April 1853.1 He was the son of James Maitland Balfour and Lady Blanche Mary Harriet Gascoyne-Cecil.2 He married Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton, daughter of Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton and Edith Villiers, on 21 December 1887.1 He died on 14 January 1945 at age 91.3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He was a Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He was Private Secretary to his brother, then Rt. Hon. Arthur James Balfour between 1885 and 1886.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Leeds, Central Division between 1885 and 1906.1 He held the office of Chief Secretary for Ireland between 1895 and 1900.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] on 8 July 1895.1 He held the office of President of the Board of Trade between 1900 and 1905.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 12 December 1900.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Balfour [U.K., 1922] on 19 March 1930.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Traprain, of Whittingehame, East Lothian [U.K., 1922] on 19 March 1930.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Children of Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour and Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton

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 373. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XIII, page 372.
  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 691. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Balfour, Gerald William". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton1

F, #81014, b. 12 June 1867, d. 28 March 1942
Last Edited=19 Jun 2011
     Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton was born on 12 June 1867.2 She was the daughter of Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton and Edith Villiers.1 She married Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour, son of James Maitland Balfour and Lady Blanche Mary Harriet Gascoyne-Cecil, on 21 December 1887.1 She died on 28 March 1942 at age 74.3
      Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton also went by the nick-name of Betty. Her married name became Balfour. As a result of her marriage, Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton was styled as Countess of Balfour on 19 March 1930.

Children of Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton and Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour

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 373. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2441. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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 691. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Major Craig Wheaton-Smith1

M, #81015
Last Edited=6 Jul 2011
     Major Craig Wheaton-Smith married Tatiana Wiasemska, daughter of Prince Serge Wiasemsky.1
     He lived at Wenham, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1

Child of Major Craig Wheaton-Smith and Tatiana Wiasemska

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2456. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour1

M, #81016, b. 31 December 1902, d. 28 November 1968
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour was born on 31 December 1902.1 He was the son of Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour and Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton.1 He married Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough, daughter of Reverend John James Cooke-Yarborough and Emily Foster, on 12 February 1925.1 He died on 28 November 1968 at age 65.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.3 He was styled as Viscount Traprain between 1930 and 1945.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.3 He fought in the Second World War.3 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Balfour [U.K., 1922] on 14 January 1945.2 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Viscount Traprain, of Whittingehame, East Lothian [U.K., 1922] on 14 January 1945.2 He was Chairman and managing director of Bruntons (Musselburgh) Ltd.3

Children of Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour and Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough

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 373. 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 691. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV, page 692.

Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough1

F, #81017, b. 2 February 1900, d. 1981
Last Edited=27 Jan 2011
     Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough was born on 2 February 1900.2 She was the daughter of Reverend John James Cooke-Yarborough and Emily Foster.1 She married Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour, son of Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour and Lady Elizabeth Edith Bulwer-Lytton, on 12 February 1925.1 She died in 1981.3
      Her married name became Balfour. She was registered as a member of the Society of Scottish Women Artists.2 As a result of her marriage, Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough was styled as Countess of Balfour on 14 January 1945. She wrote the book The Palm Sunday Case.2

Children of Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough and Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour

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 373. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 883. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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 691. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV, page 692.
  5. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Reverend John James Cooke-Yarborough1

M, #81018, b. 7 October 1855, d. 1941
Last Edited=18 Nov 2007
     Reverend John James Cooke-Yarborough was born on 7 October 1855.1 He was the son of Richard Cooke-Yarborough and Mary Utten Easson.2 He married Emily Foster, daughter of Richard Foster, on 19 June 1890.1 He died in 1941.2
     He graduated from Keble College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Hon. Canon of Winchester between 1909 and 1941.1 He was the Rector between 1918 and 1925 at Puttenham, Guildford, Surrey, England.1

Children of Reverend John James Cooke-Yarborough and Emily Foster

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 883. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [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 373. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Gerald Arthur James Balfour, 4th Earl of Balfour1

M, #81019, b. 23 December 1925, d. 27 June 2003
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Gerald Arthur James Balfour, 4th Earl of Balfour was born on 23 December 1925.1 He was the son of Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour and Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough.1 He married Natasha Georgina Antonovsky, daughter of Captain George Antonovsky, on 14 December 1956.1 He died on 27 June 2003 at age 77, after a long illness.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He fought in the Second World War, in the Merchant Navy.3 He was styled as Viscount Traprain between 1945 and 1968. He was a master mariner, first serving on H.M.S. Conway.3 He held the office of County Councillor for East Lothian between 1960 and 1974.3 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Traprain, of Whittingehame, East Lothian [U.K., 1922] on 28 November 1968.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Balfour [U.K., 1922] on 28 November 1968.1 He lived in 1999 at Whittinghame Tower, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland.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 692. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 30 June 2003. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 172. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Natasha Georgina Antonovsky1

F, #81020, d. 22 September 1994
Last Edited=7 Nov 2011
     Natasha Georgina Antonovsky was the daughter of Captain George Antonovsky.1 She married, firstly, Jack Claude Lousada, son of Claude Lousada and Maude Lilian Spielmann, in 1947 at Westminster, London, England.1,2 She married, secondly, Gerald Arthur James Balfour, 4th Earl of Balfour, son of Robert Arthur Lytton Balfour, 3rd Earl of Balfour and Jean Lily West Roundel Cooke-Yarborough, on 14 December 1956.1 She died on 22 September 1994 at Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland.3
      From 1947, her married name became Lousada.1 Her married name became Balfour. As a result of her marriage, Natasha Georgina Antonovsky was styled as Countess of Balfour on 28 November 1968.

Child of Natasha Georgina Antonovsky and Jack Claude Lousada

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 692. 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. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 172. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]