Major Henry Duncan Bentinck1

M, #13691, b. 24 June 1881, d. 2 October 1916
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Major Henry Duncan Bentinck was born on 24 June 1881.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Henry Charles Adolphus Frederick William Bentinck, 5th Graf Bentinck and Henrietta Eliza Cathcart McKerrall.1 He died on 2 October 1916 at age 35, from wounds received in action.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1902 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Coldstream Guards.1 He fought in the Battle of the Somme, where he was mentioned in despatches.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Arthur William Douglas Bentinck1

M, #13692, b. 24 July 1887, d. 26 November 1962
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Lt.-Col. Arthur William Douglas Bentinck was born on 24 July 1887.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Henry Charles Adolphus Frederick William Bentinck, 5th Graf Bentinck and Henrietta Eliza Cathcart McKerrall.1 He died on 26 November 1962 at age 75, unmarried.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1909 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He fought in the British East African Campaign between 1913 and 1914, where he was wounded.1 He gained the rank of First World War in the service of the where he was wounded.1 He gained the rank of Second World War in the service of the in Ethiopia, Burma and China.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Coldsteam Guards.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1941.1 He was with the British Military Administration of Somalia between 1946 and 1948.1 He fought in the Mau Mau Emergency between 1952 and 1954, with the Kenyan Police.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Renira Christine Bentinck1

F, #13693, b. 6 November 1877, d. 22 April 1953
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Renira Christine Bentinck was born on 6 November 1877.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Henry Charles Adolphus Frederick William Bentinck, 5th Graf Bentinck and Henrietta Eliza Cathcart McKerrall.1 She married Alexander de Heeckeren de Kell, Baron de Heeckeren de Kell on 6 December 1898.1 She died on 22 April 1953 at age 75.1
      Her married name became de Heeckeren de Kell.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alexander de Heeckeren de Kell, Baron de Heeckeren de Kell1

M, #13694, d. 4 June 1945
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Alexander de Heeckeren de Kell, Baron de Heeckeren de Kell married Renira Christine Bentinck, daughter of Lt.-Col. Henry Charles Adolphus Frederick William Bentinck, 5th Graf Bentinck and Henrietta Eliza Cathcart McKerrall, on 6 December 1898.1 He died on 4 June 1945.1
     He was Chamberlain Extraordinary to HM Wilhelmina, Queen of the Netherlands.1 He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.).1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Resesrve of Officers.1 He gained the title of Baron de Heeckeren de Kell.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Ursula Victoria Henrietta Bentinck1

F, #13695, b. 18 November 1884
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Ursula Victoria Henrietta Bentinck was born on 18 November 1884.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Henry Charles Adolphus Frederick William Bentinck, 5th Graf Bentinck and Henrietta Eliza Cathcart McKerrall.1
     She was with the Voluntary Aid Detachment during the First World War.1 She was with the London Auxiliary Ambulance Service during the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Naomi Mechtild Henrietta Bentinck1

F, #13696, b. 24 July 1887, d. 17 July 1959
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Naomi Mechtild Henrietta Bentinck was born on 24 July 1887.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Henry Charles Adolphus Frederick William Bentinck, 5th Graf Bentinck and Henrietta Eliza Cathcart McKerrall.1 She died on 17 July 1959 at age 71, unmarried.1
     She was with the Physiotherapy Unit during the First World War.1 She was with the London Auxiliary Ambulance Service during the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck1

M, #13697, b. 28 November 1848, d. 2 November 1912
Last Edited=10 Feb 2009
     William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck was born on 28 November 1848.1 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Charles Anthony Ferdinand Bentinck, 4th Graf Bentinck and Caroline Mechtild Emma Charlotte Christine Luise Gräfin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont.1 He married Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren, daughter of Charles de Heeckeren, on 8 March 1877.1 He died on 2 November 1912 at age 63.1
     He gained the title of 6th Graf Bentinck [Holy Roman Empire, 1732] in 1874, on the resignation of his brother.1 He was created Graf von Waldeck-Limburg in 1889.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Teutonic Order.1 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Red Eagle of Prussia.1 He was invested as a Knight of Justice, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.).1

Children of William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck and Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren1

F, #13698, b. 13 January 1855, d. 15 September 1912
Last Edited=31 Jul 2014
     Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren was born on 13 January 1855.2 She was the daughter of Charles de Heeckeren.1 She married William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck, son of Lt.-Gen. Charles Anthony Ferdinand Bentinck, 4th Graf Bentinck and Caroline Mechtild Emma Charlotte Christine Luise Gräfin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont, on 8 March 1877.1 She died on 15 September 1912 at age 57.1
      Her married name became Bentinck.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S213] Unknown author, "unknown article title," European Royal History Journal: volume LIII, page 19-23.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Frederick Charles Henry Bentinck, 7th Graf Bentinck1

M, #13699, b. 22 June 1880, d. 29 December 1958
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     William Frederick Charles Henry Bentinck, 7th Graf Bentinck was born on 22 June 1880.1 He was the son of William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck and Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren.1 He married Adrienne Vegelin van Claerbergen, daughter of Jonkheer Philip Ernest Vegelin van Claerbergen and Albertine Marie van Hangest Barones d'Yvoy, on 27 August 1923.1 He died on 29 December 1958 at age 78.1
     He was Attaché of the Imperial German Embassy to London.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Graf Bentinck [Holy Roman Empire, 1732] on 2 November 1912.1 He was Coadjutor and 73rd elective Land Commander of the Teutonic Order.1 He was invested as a Knight of Justice, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.).1 He was Balye of Utrecht in 1958.1

Children of William Frederick Charles Henry Bentinck, 7th Graf Bentinck and Adrienne Vegelin van Claerbergen

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Adrienne Vegelin van Claerbergen1,2

F, #13700, b. 12 April 1891, d. 9 October 1982
Last Edited=22 Feb 2014
     Adrienne Vegelin van Claerbergen was born on 12 April 1891 at Wassenaar, The Netherlands.2 She was the daughter of Jonkheer Philip Ernest Vegelin van Claerbergen and Albertine Marie van Hangest Barones d'Yvoy.1,2 She married, firstly, René Labouchere, son of Charles Bernard Labouchere and Henriëtte Maria Jacoba Voombergh, on 9 November 1910 at Neuchatel, Switzerland.1,2 She and René Labouchere were divorced in 1922.2 She married, secondly, William Frederick Charles Henry Bentinck, 7th Graf Bentinck, son of William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck and Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren, on 27 August 1923.1 She died on 9 October 1982 at age 91 at Gaildorf, Germany.2
      Her married name became Bentinck.

Children of Adrienne Vegelin van Claerbergen and William Frederick Charles Henry Bentinck, 7th Graf Bentinck

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3186. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."