Hon. Rupert Legge1

M, #103631, b. 1 January 1951
Last Edited=22 Feb 2011
     Hon. Rupert Legge was born on 1 January 1951.1 He is the son of Gerald Humphrey Legge, 9th Earl of Dartmouth and Raine McCorquodale.1 He married M. Victoria S. Ottley, daughter of Lionel Edward Bruce Ottley, in 1984.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1975 entitled to practice as a barrister.1 He wrote the book The Children of Light, published 1986.1 He wrote the book Fashionable Circles, published 1991.1 He wrote the book Playing With Fire, published 1993.1 He wrote the book A Dangerous Age, published 1995.1 He lived in 2003 at Hamswell House, Bath, Gloucestershire, England.1

Children of Hon. Rupert Legge and M. Victoria S. Ottley



Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1040. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Humphrey Legge, 8th Earl of Dartmouth1

M, #103632, b. 14 March 1888, d. 16 October 1962
Last Edited=22 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Humphrey Legge, 8th Earl of Dartmouth was born on 14 March 1888.1 He was the son of William Heneage Legge, 6th Earl of Dartmouth and Lady Mary Coke.1 He married Roma Ernestine Horlick, daughter of Sir Ernest Burford Horlick, 2nd Bt. and Jane Shillaber Martin, on 10 April 1923.1 He died on 16 October 1962 at age 74.1
     He gained the rank of Commander in the service of the Royal Navy.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1919.1 He was decorated with the award of the King's Police Medal (K.P.M.).1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Staffordshire between 1927 and 1939.1 He was Assistant Chief Constable of Staffordshire between 1928 and 1932.1 He was Chief Constable of Berkshire between 1932 and 1953.1 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Officer, Order of Orange-Nassau of the Netherlands.1 He was invested as a Commander, Royal Victorian Order (C.V.O.) in 1947.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Baron Dartmouth, of Dartmouth, Devon [E., 1682] on 28 February 1958.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Viscount Lewisham, of co. Kent [G.B., 1711] on 28 February 1958.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Earl of Dartmouth [G.B., 1711] on 28 February 1958.1

Children of Humphrey Legge, 8th Earl of Dartmouth and Roma Ernestine Horlick

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1039. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland1,2

M, #103633, b. circa 1876, d. 27 May 1918
Last Edited=26 Jul 2012
Major James Cartland
     Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland was born circa 1876 at King's Norton, Staffordshire, England.2 He was the son of James Cartland and Flora (?). He married Mary Hamilton Scobell, daughter of George Scobell and Edith Palairet, in July 1900. He died on 27 May 1918, killed in action.2
      Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland also went by the nick-name of Bertie. He fought in the First World War.2 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 1st Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment.2 He lived at Littlewood House, Poolbrook, Malvern, Worcestershire, England.1

Children of Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland and Mary Hamilton Scobell

Citations

  1. [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 193. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Mary Hamilton Scobell

F, #103634, b. 5 September 1877, d. 21 February 1976
Last Edited=26 Jul 2012
Mrs. Polly Cartland 1
     Mary Hamilton Scobell was born on 5 September 1877. She was the daughter of George Scobell and Edith Palairet. She married Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland, son of James Cartland and Flora (?), in July 1900. She died on 21 February 1976 at age 98 at Littlewood House, Poolbrook, Malvern, Worcestershire, England.2
      Mary Hamilton Scobell also went by the nick-name of Polly.

Children of Mary Hamilton Scobell and Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland

Citations

  1. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Major John Ronald Cartland1

M, #103635, b. 3 January 1907, d. 30 May 1940
Last Edited=26 Jul 2012
     Major John Ronald Cartland was born on 3 January 1907. He was the son of Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland and Mary Hamilton Scobell. He died on 30 May 1940 at age 33 at Cassel, Germany, killed in action.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Birmingham, King's Norton Division between 1935 and 1940.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 53 Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Regiment.1 He fought in the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.


James Anthony Cartland1

M, #103636, b. 4 January 1912, d. 29 May 1940
Last Edited=26 Jul 2012
     James Anthony Cartland was born on 4 January 1912. He was the son of Major James Bertram Falkner Cartland and Mary Hamilton Scobell. He died on 29 May 1940 at age 28, killed in action.1 He was buried at Zuidschote.
      James Anthony Cartland also went by the nick-name of Tony. He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.1

Citations

  1. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Edith Palairet

F, #103637
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Edith Palairet is the daughter of Mary Anne Hamilton.

Children of Edith Palairet and George Scobell

Mary Anne Hamilton

F, #103638
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Mary Anne Hamilton is the daughter of Andrew Hamilton.

Child of Mary Anne Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton

M, #103639
Last Edited=19 Apr 2001

Child of Andrew Hamilton

George Scobell

M, #103640
Last Edited=19 Apr 2001

Children of George Scobell and Edith Palairet